May 13, 2017

On Thursday, April 27, 2017, 60 people attended the Peggy Lillis Foundation’s (PLF) second Advocates Summit & National Strategy Meeting in New York City. Experts in the fields of medicine, public health, activism, microbiology and more came together to offer ten fascinating presentations and panel discussions to help 20 volunteer …

December 13, 2016
by Kit

As part of this year’s Get Smart About Antibiotic Week, the Peggy Lillis Foundation partnered with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to create a video about our namesake, Peggy Lillis, who died from a C. diff infection caused by antibiotic use. Our Executive Director and co-founder, Christian Lillis, shared his own …

September 8, 2016

In the United States, the right to prescribe medicines is restricted to a small percentage of the population. Approximately, 1.2 million Americans are licensed to do so. The vast majority of these (908,508) are medical doctors in primary or specialty care. The second largest group (210,030) is dentists. As the …