September 19, 2017

We’re delighted that PLF Advocates Council member, Rich Dexter and his father Charles, were featured on NBC Washington’s recent report, “Beware of Catching Infections at Hospitals.” Rich’s mother, Judy, died from a C. diff infection she acquired during treatment for a lung infection. The piece ran in mid-September and you can …

March 17, 2017

On Wednesday, March 15th, the Akron Beacon published an op-ed by Advocates Council member and Arkon resident Apryl Gleespen and our Executive Director Christian John Lillis: Protect these public funds to stop fatal infections By Apryl Gleespen and Christian John Lillis Imagine becoming sick from an infection you’ve never heard …

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 16, 2016

On September 16, 2016, the Cleveland Plain Dealer published this op-ed by PLF Executive Director Christian John Lillis and Board member Dr. Julie Reagan One myth of the globalized market is that place doesn’t matter. Distance learning and the gig economy depend more on Internet connections than work sites or …