Patient Advocacy and Engagement: Internal Readiness

Your bridge to meaningful relationships

Each company has different needs to ensure its internal team structure and functions are ready to efficiently and effectively engage advocates, patients, and care partners to offer the most value to internal teams engaged in developing new products. VOZ has years of experience building strong advocacy and patient engagement initiatives. Our efforts include advocacy training, internal development of advocacy structures, strategic advocacy planning, cross-functional planning, internal alignment workshops, tactical action plans, policies and procedures, and hands-on, on-site support.

Why VOZ?

VOZ has worked with multiple companies to gather internal intelligence, design, and implement strong in-house structures to support patient advocacy relations and patient engagement efforts. Our experience allows us to share different models, explain what has worked and offer both high level strategic guidance and tactical services to shape a best-in-class program.

What You Can Expect

  • Needs assessments that identify current practices, cultural barriers, and recommendations for progressing programs.
  • Development and facilitation of workshops designed to cultivate program champions and lay foundations for project execution.
  • Detailed plans and support for implementation.
  • Development of needed processes and materials, e.g., toolkits, SOPs, process documents, timelines.
  • Recommendations on development as well as collection of realistic, motivational KPIs and metrics to document what works and identify areas for improvement.

Case Studies

See What Our Clients Have to Say


“This is one the best global landscape assessments I have seen to date. You really did a great job condensing a large amount of information into something strategic that can be acted upon.”

Kristin Olson Senior Director of Advocacy, Seattle Genetics

“Your partnership is invaluable. You ensured that our advisors and their caregivers left feeling heard, respected and energized. This workshop was powerful and moving, a strong reminder as to why we come to work every day.”


"VOZ became an extension of our team whenever needed - the team is always responsive. Because of the breadth of their industry knowledge their advice was always spot on and contextually appropriate. A very valuable partnership."

Anish Bhatnagar CEO at Soleno Therapeutics

“We’re thrilled to have partnered with VOZ Advisors to build out a world class advocacy program for people impacted by rare respiratory diseases. VOZ seamlessly got up to speed with our business priorities and working styles. They also delivered excellence in the face of rapidly evolving timelines. The team’s strategic advocacy initiatives. Their dedication, professionalism, and responsiveness make them a pleasure to work with.”


Kristin Olson

Senior Director of Advocacy, Seattle Genetics


Anish Bhatnagar

CEO at Soleno Therapeutics