Simon Stones, BSc (Hons) MMRS AMRSB is an award-winning patient advocate, consultant and researcher from the United Kingdom, who was the winner of the international WEGO Health Award for Patient Healthcare Collaborator in 2017. He is a passionate advocate and ambassador for people living with invisible illnesses, inspired and empowered by his own journey with arthritis, fibromyalgia, and inflammatory bowel disease since childhood. He is an Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society, a trustee of Fibromyalgia Action UK and RAiISE, President of the European Network of Fibromyalgia Associations, and Consultant of Collaboro Consulting.