Lisa Fayed

Medical Writer, Cancer Educator

Expertise

Cervical Cancer

Education

University of Florida

Highlights

Lisa Fayed is a freelance medical writer, cancer educator and patient advocate.

Experience

Lisa Fayed is a former writer for Verywell Health covering cervical cancer. Before she was a patient advocate and cancer educator, she was a cervical cancer patient herself. Lisa is currently working to improve cervical cancer screening programs in underdeveloped countries. 

Education

Lisa holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

Verywell Family Editorial Process

Verywell Family is an award-winning, modern resource that supports you through all the stages of pregnancy and parenthood. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 140 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices for your family.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, registered nurses, lactation consultants, parenting experts, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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