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 …

July 18, 2016

National Quality Forum (NQF) recently spoke with Christian John Lillis, executive director of the Peggy Lillis Foundation (PLF), about improving antibiotic stewardship and the role of consumer and patient advocates in healthcare quality improvement. Christian participated in NQF’s National Quality Partners’ (NQP) antibiotic stewardship action team, which recently issued a …