Hillary Theakston

Executive Director
Clearity Foundation

Hillary Theakston is Executive Director of The Clearity Foundation. Since its founding in 2008 by San Diego biotech entrepreneur and ovarian cancer survivor, Dr. Laura Shawver, Clearity has become a trusted, science-based partner for hundreds of women on the ovarian cancer journey. Clearity is an advocate for patients, a champion of personalized medicine, a promoter of science and a credible source of hope for the ovarian cancer community. Ms. Theakston began her career in the San Diego life science industry at Diversa Corporation and ResMed. In 2011, Ms. Theakston joined The Clearity Foundation as Executive Director, fulfilling her passion for bringing cutting edge technology to underserved areas of oncology and women’s health. To date, Clearity has provided more than 800 tumor profiles to 750 patients and families and has supported thousands of others with resources, personalized information and, most of all, hope.



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