Allison Rosen

Allison was born and raised in Houston, Texas and is a graduate of Texas A&M University. She works in the cancer research department at Baylor’s Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center and is the Lead Project Coordinator at Baylor College of Medicine. 

After years of living with Crohn’s disease, a colonoscopy in June 2012 showed Stage 2C colorectal cancer. At age 32, Alison had ileostomy surgery as part of her medical treatment plan and is now in full remission. 

As a patient advocate, Allison is a volunteer with the Colon Cancer Coalition and helps organize the annual Get Your Rear in Gear 5K event in Houston, Texas.