Thank you to all that attended this year's Summit!
Join us to celebrate lives touched by lung cancer, and unite to take action.
Friday, 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m., Mez Restaurant
Come and hear from local community organizations about how they have taken action to support cancer patients and further cancer awareness in their communities across North Carolina.
Saturday, 8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., the Solution Center
Hear from leading experts in the field of lung cancer on the latest in lung cancer treatment and immunotherapy. The program also includes a legislative update and a special breakout session for survivors. We'll celebrate throughout the day with survivor stories, raffle prizes and other activities to build our network of hope and action.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Registration/Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. - Lung Cancer Updates, Dr. Kim, M.D.,
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. - Immunotheraphy: Water or Holy Water, Chad Pecot, M.D., UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center - Dr. Chad Pecot's Slides
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Opportunities to Engage in New Research for Lung Cancer, Veronica Moore, M.A., QuintilesIMS - Quintiles Presentation Slides
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. - Small Defeats, Big Victory, Susan Braun, CEO,
The V Foundation for Cancer Research
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Breakout Sessions: Survivor Breakout, Lee James, M.S., LPC & Stigma, Lee Ann Jarett, PhD, MSN, RN - Overcoming Stigma Slides
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - NC Legislative Update, Morgan Wittman Gramann, J.D., NC Alliance for Health - NC Legislative Slides
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - How Can You Make a Difference:
*Social Media Tips for Advocates, Megan Snowdowne, Marketing & Communications Manager - Social Media Tip Slides
*Fundraising Tips for Adovactes, Emily Parks, Board Secretary, Organize for Success, LLC -Fundraising Tip Slides
*Volunteer Opportunities, Jenni Danai, MPH, Director of Programs
Registration: $25, includes both Friday and Saturday event and meals
*Deadline to Register by midnight on Wednesday, August 16th
Day of Registrations - $30
Travel support available. Please contact Jenni Danai for more information.
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor:
Thank you to our Corporate Platinum Sponsors