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).

 

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.

 

10th Anniversary National Advocacy Summit
July 10 - 12, 2018 – Washington, DC

Join other patients, survivors, caregivers and loved ones, healthcare professionals and advocates this July to amplify the national call for lung cancer research, early detection and access to high quality of care. The low-cost, conference registration fee of $75 includes one day of sessions, one day on Capitol Hill, materials and meals during the conference. Event registration will close June 8th.

 

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.