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Jan 19, 2017, 08:37 ET Lungevity Foundation Partners With CancerCare To Launch Lung Cancer Helpline

LUNGevity, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused nonprofit organization, today announced the launch of the LUNGevity Lung Cancer HELPLine, a...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:42 ET LUNGevity Foundation Issues Request for Applications for 2017 Career Development Awards for Translational Research in Lung Cancer

LUNGevity has issued a Request for Applications (RFA) for translational research for Career Development Awards that will be granted in 2017. The...


Jan 13, 2017, 09:20 ET Edward Garon, MD, of UCLA joins the LUNGevity Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's preeminent lung cancer research foundation, today announced that Edward Garon, MD, has joined LUNGevity's...


Jan 11, 2017, 08:30 ET LUNGevity Foundation Introduces A New Mobile App To Help Patients Understand And Manage Life With Lung Cancer

LUNGevity, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused nonprofit organization today launched a new mobile application designed to make understanding...


Dec 12, 2016, 09:42 ET Majority of Lung Cancer Patients Willing to Undergo Additional Biopsies

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused organization, presented four patient-focused research projects during the recent...


Nov 08, 2016, 10:28 ET Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation invests in LUNGevity's SU2C-LUNGevity-American Lung Association Lung Cancer Interception Dream Team

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's preeminent lung cancer research foundation, today announced that the Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation will be...


Nov 01, 2016, 10:23 ET LUNGevity Kicks Off Lung Cancer Awareness Month with Comprehensive Program to Change the Face of Lung Cancer

LUNGevity launches Lung Cancer Awareness Month with a comprehensive program to educate the public about the disease and share real stories of lung...


Oct 27, 2016, 09:54 ET LUNGevity Foundation mourns the loss of beloved friend, advocate, and Vice Chairman of the Board Jerry Sorkin

LUNGevity Foundation today expresses great sadness on the death of Board Vice Chairman Jerome Sorkin, a respected lung cancer community leader,...


Sep 20, 2016, 08:50 ET Chief Executive Officer of JD Capital, Peitao (Patrick) Chen, Joins LUNGevity Foundation Board of Directors

 LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused organization, is pleased to announce the addition of Peitao (Patrick) Chen to...


Sep 20, 2016, 08:40 ET KPMG Chairman and CEO Lynne Doughtie joins LUNGevity Foundation Board of Directors

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused organization, today announced the addition of KPMG Chairman and CEO Lynne Doughtie...


Sep 15, 2016, 08:40 ET LUNGevity Advances Its Strategic Focus on the Funding of Early Detection Research

 LUNGevity Foundation has announced a new collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer and the American Lung Association through its LUNG FORCE...


Aug 25, 2016, 16:04 ET Five outstanding scientists join the LUNGevity Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's preeminent lung cancer research foundation, today announced five new members of its Scientific Advisory Board, a...


Jul 18, 2016, 13:10 ET Drs. Campbell, Hariri, and Lehman Receive 2016 LUNGevity Career Development Awards

LUNGevity Foundation today announced the recipients of its 2016 Career Development Awards for lung cancer research. These awards recognize...


May 03, 2016, 16:02 ET LUNGevity President Receives Point of Light Award

 Andrea Ferris, president of leading lung cancer nonprofit LUNGevity Foundation, received the prestigious Daily Point of Light Award for her...


Apr 29, 2016, 08:20 ET LUNGevity launches first-of-its-kind lung cancer program to enhance clinical trial participation

LUNGevity's new Clinical Trial Ambassador program will match potential first-time lung cancer clinical trial participants with other lung cancer...


Apr 27, 2016, 16:42 ET LUNGevity Launches #ThisIsHope Campaign for Lung Cancer Hope Month

 Four years ago, LUNGevity Foundation, the leading lung cancer nonprofit, designated May as Lung Cancer Hope Month, a time to celebrate the...


Jan 29, 2016, 10:36 ET SU2C Lung Cancer Dream Team Launches Website for KRAS-positive Lung Cancer Patients

 LUNGevity President Andrea Ferris, a member of the Stand Up to Cancer Lung Cancer Dream Team, presented the team's newly launched website, a...


Jan 08, 2016, 10:40 ET LUNGevity Foundation Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Career Development Awards for Translational Research

 LUNGevity Foundation today issued a Request for Applications (RFA) for the 2016 Career Development Awards for Translational...


Nov 02, 2015, 08:50 ET LUNGevity's New Online Tool Empowers Patients to Find and Enroll in Clinical Trials

 LUNGevity Foundation today launched a new and innovative resource that enables patients to more easily find clinical trials that could extend...


Oct 28, 2015, 11:32 ET LUNGevity Kicks off Lung Cancer Awareness Month with New Partnerships and Programs to Empower Patients

 To kick off Lung Cancer Awareness Month this November, LUNGevity is implementing a comprehensive awareness campaign and launching new...


Oct 20, 2015, 10:53 ET LUNGevity Earns Top Score from Charity Navigator

 LUNGevity, the nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit, has been awarded the prestigious four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the...


Oct 13, 2015, 11:05 ET Tireless Lung Cancer Advocate and Seven-Year Leader of Breathe Deep Boston Walk Named October LUNGevity Hero

LUNGevity Foundation names Sandwich, Massachusetts resident Kathy Cuddy the October LUNGevity Hero for her tireless lung cancer advocacy and...


Oct 08, 2015, 08:45 ET LUNGevity Foundation and Celgene Team to Address Unmet Need

LUNGevity Foundation and global biopharmaceutical company Celgene Corporation are uniting to roll out a new helpful resource for an underserved...


Sep 15, 2015, 16:08 ET Doctors Kulkarni, Lito, and O'Donnell Receive 2015 LUNGevity Career Development Grants

LUNGevity Foundation today announces the recipients of its 2015 Career Development Awards, recognizing outstanding researchers and encouraging...


Sep 15, 2015, 16:02 ET Drs. Backman and Bharat, and Drs. Byers and Gibbons, Receive LUNGevity 2015 Translational Research Grants

LUNGevity Foundation today announces the recipients of the 2015 Translational Awards program, which includes Early Detection and Targeted...