Become an Advocate

When David Mitchell was diagnosed with incurable blood cancer in 2010, he was shocked to learn that the list price of the medicines that would keep him alive would cost $300,000 annually before insurance. Today the list price of those same drugs is over $1 million. David founded P4AD to serve as a counterweight to the pharmaceutical industry and what started as one person’s fight against an unjust system has become a movement of over 35,000 patients who have shared their stories demanding lower drug prices and changes to a system prioritizing corporate interests over patients.

Our advocates are the driving force behind our mission to make life-saving medications affordable for all. Through their tireless efforts, they have:

By becoming an advocate, you too can influence policymakers, educate the public, and help create a more equitable healthcare system.

You Can Drive Change

As a Patients for Affordable Drugs advocate, you’ll have the opportunity to: