Between 2009 - 2016, Jason and Marjorie brought Defying the Odds to more than 50 venues, including hospitals, conferences, research institutes, elementary schools, high schools and colleges.


In 2009, they testified at a congressional briefing on eliminating lifetime caps on health insurance coverage. In 2011, a grant from the Schwartz Center for Compassionate Care enabled them to speak at veterans hospitals in New York and Massachusetts. In 2012, they were featured at TEDxBeaconStreet.



photo: Todd Chalfant