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Aug 22, 2017, 08:21 ET Drs. Mehmet Altan, Valsamo Anagnostou, and Zofia Piotrowska Receive 2017 LUNGevity Career Development Awards

LUNGevity Foundation today announced the recipients of its 2017 Career Development Awards (CDA) for lung cancer research. These coveted awards fund...


Aug 17, 2017, 12:00 ET Dr. Drew Moghanaki joins LUNGevity Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

LUNGevity Foundation is proud to announce that Drew Moghanaki, MD, MPH, has joined its distinguished Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Moghanaki is a...


Jul 17, 2017, 11:49 ET LUNGevity Foundation and 32 Cancer-Related Patient Advocacy and Professional Organizations Jointly Oppose Senate's Revised BCRA

LUNGevity Foundation joined 32 cancer-related patient advocacy and professional organizations in opposition to the Senate's revised Better Care...


Jun 12, 2017, 07:35 ET LUNGevity Earns Top Score from Charity Navigator

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused nonprofit, has been awarded the...


Apr 12, 2017, 08:22 ET Alice Shaw of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard University joins the LUNGevity Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's preeminent lung cancer research foundation, today announced that Alice T. Shaw, MD, PhD, has joined LUNGevity's...


Apr 03, 2017, 12:27 ET LUNGevity Launches Groundbreaking Platform for Patient Voices

LUNGevity Foundation has launched Patient FoRCe, the first-ever critical bridge to connect the voices of lung cancer patients — a significant...


Feb 16, 2017, 08:42 ET Acclaimed Country Artist Wade Hayes to Perform and Share His Cancer Story at LUNGevity HOPE Summit

LUNGevity Foundation is excited to announce that country music star Wade Hayes will be sharing his cancer journey with lung cancer survivors and...


Feb 06, 2017, 08:42 ET LUNGevity Announces Funding Opportunity for First-Ever Lung Cancer Early Detection and Interception Dream Team

Building on the Foundation's more than seven years of strategic investment in early detection research, LUNGevity Foundation, in collaboration with...


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...