Patient Resources

Advocacy Events

#LCSM Chat
Every other Thursday 2018 – Online

The #LCSM community fosters social media collaboration among lung cancer patients, caregivers, family members, advocates, healthcare providers researchs and charities. #LCSM Chats occur on Twitter every other Thursday at 8 PM Eastern Time (5 PM Pacific).

 

Evening of Hope Gala
Saturday, April 21, 2018 – Raleigh, NC

An evening with dinner, live and silent auctions. This event supports the mission of the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina to save live and provide support to those affected by lung cancer through reseach, awareness, education and access programs across North Carolina.

 

Life and Breath Rally
Thursday, April 26, 2018 – Washington DC

Life & Breath (LAB) is a grassroots effort comprised of lung cancer survivors, caregivers, and advocates. The Rally will be held on the Capitol grounds from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Registration is FREE.

 

National HOPE Summit
Friday, April 27, 2018 – Washington DC

A survivorship conference for anyone impacted by lung cancer. In addition to lung cancer survivors, caregivers, and medical professionals wanting to learn more about lung cancer survivorship are also welcome to register.

 

Charlotte LUNGe Forward 5k
Saturday, May 19, 2018 – Charlotte, NC

This event supports the mission of the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina to save live and provide support to those affected by lung cancer through reseach, awareness, education and access programs across North Carolina.

 

Madison Free to Breathe Yoga Challenge
Saturday, June 16, 2018 – Madison, WI

The Lung Cancer Research Foundation's Free to Breathe Yoga Challenge is a one-of-a-kind event where teams fundraise to earn their spot for a day of yoga, wellness activities, and community. Team honor those who have been diagnosed with lung cancer, while celebrating health and their love of yoga.

 

Baltimore Free to Breathe Yoga Challenge
Saturday, June 30, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

The Lung Cancer Research Foundation's Free to Breathe Yoga Challenge is a one-of-a-kind event where teams fundraise to earn their spot for a day of yoga, wellness activities, and community. Team honor those who have been diagnosed with lung cancer, while celebrating health and their love of yoga.

 

19th World Conference on Lung Cancer
September 23 - 26, 2018 – Toronto, Canada

The World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) is the world's largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. More than 7,000 delegates comes from more than 100 countries to discuss the latest developments in thoracic malignancy research. Attendees include surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pulmonologists, radiologists, pathologists, epidemiologists, basic research scientists, nurses and allied health professionals, advocates, caregivers, and patients. To view details on Travel Awards offered for this meeting, click HERE.