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Lung Cancer Initiative Names Kathryn Mileham, MD, FACP to Board of Directors

Lung Cancer Initiative Names Kathryn Mileham, MD, FACP to Board of Directors

Raleigh, NC, March 11, 2021 - The Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI) is pleased to welcome Kathryn Mileham, MD, FACP, Chief of the Section of Thoracic Oncology and Associate Professor at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute as a new member of LCI’s Board of Directors. “Dr. Mileham has already been

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards Shetal Patel, MD, PhD the Career Development Award to Further Lung Cancer Immunotherapy Research

Raleigh, NC, February 9, 2021 - Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI) has awarded Shetal Patel, MD, PhD, University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Career Development Award to further her career investigating immunotherapy in lung cancer. The 175,000 two-year grant will fund

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards Access Grant to Elon University to Prevent Falls in Lung Cancer Patients

Raleigh, NC, December 2, 2020 - Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI) has awarded an Access Grant to the Department of Physical Therapy Education at Elon University for their project that will be focused on fall prevention in lung cancer patients. The 9,984 grant will evaluate the risk of falling in

Lung Cancer Initiative and the Lung Cancer Awareness Month Coalition Partner to Raise Awareness During Lung Cancer Awareness Month this November

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lung Cancer Initiative and the Lung Cancer Awareness Month Coalition Partner  to Raise Awareness During Lung Cancer Awareness Month this November Raleigh, NC, October 26, 2020 - Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI) is joining forces with the Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards $25,000 Innovation Grant to Dr. Salma Azam to target KRAS Protein in Cancer Cells

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lung Cancer Initiative Awards 25,000 Innovation Grant to Dr. Salma Azam to target KRAS Protein in Cancer Cells Raleigh, NC, October 13, 2020 – The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCI) has awarded The Vicky Amidon Innovation in Lung Cancer Research Award

Meet Lung Cancer Initiative's 2020-2021 Research Fellowship Recipients

Meet Lung Cancer Initiative's 2020-2021 Research Fellowship Recipients

Lung Cancer Initiative (LCI) is very proud to introduce you to the 2020-2021 Lung Cancer Research Fellowship Grant recipients. Each grantee will receive 25,000 and was selected based on the measurable impact of their proposal and commitment to the lung cancer field. Among the applicants, Shetal

The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Awards Access Grant to Rebuilding Together of the Triangle to Install Radon Mitigation Systems in Low-Income Homes

The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Awards Access Grant to Rebuilding Together of the Triangle to Install Radon Mitigation Systems in Low-Income Homes

Raleigh, NC, January 13, 2020 – The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCI) has awarded an Access Grant to Rebuilding Together of the Triangle (RTT). The 10,000 access grant will support RTT’s efforts to install radon mitigation systems in the homes of low-income homeowners in eastern Wake

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards Two Innovation in Lung Cancer Research Grants

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards Two Innovation in Lung Cancer Research Grants

Raleigh, NC, December 4, 2019 – The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCI) has awarded The Vicky Amidon Innovation in Lung Cancer Research Award to Kenneth Adler, PhD, North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine and Hongwei Du, PhD, University of North Carolina School of Medicine and

Lung Cancer Initiative Earns GuideStar’s Highest Seal of Transparency

Lung Cancer Initiative Earns GuideStar’s Highest Seal of Transparency

 Platinum Seal Allows Donors to Focus on Progress and Results   (Raleigh, North Carolina) Lung Cancer Initiative has earned a 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that

Lung Cancer Initiative Invites Advocates to Take the Initiative During Lung Cancer Awareness Month

(October 31, 2019) – Lung Cancer Initiative is once again joining forces with the Lung Cancer Awareness Month Coalition, a group of leading international research and advocacy organizations that partner each November in an effort to improve outcomes for lung cancer patients across the world during

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