Suleika is dedicated to motivating and to helping others cope with their own adversity. She travels around the country teaching writing workshops and she regularly lectures at conferences, high schools, universities, hospitals, corporations, fundraisers and professional events. 


United Nations; UNICEF; Princeton University; UCF Medical School; Emerson College; New York University; Georgetown University; Duke University; The Thacher School; Alexandria Summit; National Women's Survivorship Convention; Stand Up To Cancer; Tufts Medical Center; Association of American Medical Colleges; American Massage Therapy Association; American Journal of Managed Care; The American Cancer Society; The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; Stupid Cancer; Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research; Critical Mass; PhRMA; Flatiron Health.

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EVENTS 2017:


[SANTA FE, NM]: University of New Mexico's Comprehensive Cancer Center


[BROOKLYN, NY] May 25 - Nassau Avenue Reading Series

[NEW YORK, NY] May 23 - The Bone Marrow Foundation Gala

[DENVER, CO] May 5 - Keynote Speaker, Oncology Nurses Certification Corporation


[DENVER, CO] May 3 - Keynote Speaker, Parenteral Drug Association Conference


[PRINCETON, NJ] Feb 21 - Guest Speaker, Princeton University's Journalism Dept

EVENTS 2016:


[NEW YORK, NY] March 3 - A Panel discussion with authors Siri Hustvedt and Honor Moore at the New York Public Library, event details here.

[NEW YORK, NY] March 9 -The Miss Manhattan Non-Fiction Reading Series.

[OKLAHOMA CITY, OK] March 24 & 25 - Keynote Speaker, Oklahoma Bioscience Convention


[NEW YORK, NY] April 14 - Red Door Awardee for Advocacy, The Gildies Awards

[PORTLAND, OR] April 22 & 23 - Keynote Speaker, Answer2Cancer

[SAN ANTIONIO, TX] April 28 - Keynote Speaker, Oncology Nursing Society


[NEW YORK, NY] May 16 - Speaker, Art of Medicine Lecture Series


[BOSTON, MA] June 17 - Speaker, H3 Biomedicine 


[NEW YORK, NY] September 17 - Keynote Speaker, OMG Summit


[INDIANAPOLIS, IN] October 1 - Keynote Speaker, Oncology Nursing Society

[ST. LOUIS, MO] October 21 - Keynote Speaker, Association of Community Cancer Centers' 33rd National Oncology Conference

EVENTS 2015: 


[PHILADELPHIA, PA] April 18 - Keynote Speaker, YACC


[ORLANDO, FL] June 25 - Keynote Speaker, Case Management Society of America 25th Conference & Expo


[PITTSBURG, PA] August 22, Keynote Speaker, American Massage Therapy Association 2015 National Convention


[BOSTON, MA] September 17 & 18 - Keynote Speaker, Tufts Medical Center

[NEW YORK, NY] September 25, United Nations General Assembly 

[NEW YORK, NY] September 28, UNICEF 

[NEW YORK, NY] September 28, Converge at Alexandria

[NEW YORK, NY] September 29, Book Launch: Me, My Hair and I; The Powerhouse Arena


[ARIZONA] October 2, Flatiron Health

[WASHINGTON D.C.] October 15 - Keynote Speaker, PhRMA

[WASHINGTON D.C.] October 25 -Keynote Speaker, Association of American Oncology Institute


[BALTIMORE, MA] November 19/20 - Keynote Speaker, American Journal of Managed Care Conference


Keynote Speech on October 24, 2012 at the Angel Ball