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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

The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Awards Access Grant to  Cone Health Cancer Center to Increase Access to Lung Cancer Screening

The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Awards Access Grant to Cone Health Cancer Center to Increase Access to Lung Cancer Screening

Greensboro, NC – The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCI) has awarded an Access Grant to Cone Health Cancer Center. The 10,000 access grant will support Cone Health’s efforts to increase access to lung cancer screenings in Guilford County for high-risk, uninsured individuals, between

Career Development Grant Awarded for Novel Research Focused on Inhibiting the Mechanisms of Lung Cancer Metastasis

Career Development Grant Awarded for Novel Research Focused on Inhibiting the Mechanisms of Lung Cancer Metastasis

Raleigh, NC, October 9, 2019 –Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCI) has awarded Emily B. Harrison, Ph.D., post-doctoral trainee at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the 2019 Career Development Grant to further her career in lung cancer research. The 150,000 grant will help

2019 LCI Advocacy Summit Discusses the Stigma of Lung Cancer

2019 LCI Advocacy Summit Discusses the Stigma of Lung Cancer

On August 16 and 17, the Lung Cancer Initiative hosted the annual Advocacy Summit in Durham. Presentations centered around the theme of “Breaking the Stigma” associated with lung cancer. This theme allowed presenters to touch on a topic that is important to many, particularly lung cancer

2019-2020 Research Grant Fellow Recipients Announced

2019-2020 Research Grant Fellow Recipients Announced

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON JULY 23, 2019 Contact: Paige Humble Executive Director  Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410  phumble@lungcancerinitiativenc.org     125,000 in Grants Awarded for Lung Cancer Research in North Carolina   July

Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Names Jeffrey Clarke, MD to Board

Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Names Jeffrey Clarke, MD to Board

Press Release  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON April 4, 2019 Contact: Megan Snowdowne Marketing & Communications Manager Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410 ext. 102 msnowdowne@lungcancerinitiativenc.org   Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Names Jeffrey Clarke, MD

Inaugural Vicky Amidon Innovation Grant in Lung Cancer Research Award Studies the Potential of Breath for Earlier Lung Cancer Detection

Inaugural Vicky Amidon Innovation Grant in Lung Cancer Research Award Studies the Potential of Breath for Earlier Lung Cancer Detection

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Megan Snowdowne Marketing  & Communications Manager Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410 ext. 102 msnowdowne@lungcancerinitiativenc.org   Inaugural Vicky Amidon Innovation in Lung Cancer Research Award Studies the Potential

$10,000 Grant Awarded to Improve Access to Lung Cancer Screening

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON DECEMBER 11, 2018 Contact: Megan Snowdowne Marketing & Communications Manager Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410 ext. 102 msnowdowne@lungcancerinitiativenc.org   10,000 Grant Awarded to Improve Access to Lung Cancer

Global Lung Cancer Awareness Month Coalition Launches 2018 Campaign to Improve Outcomes

Paige Humble PHumble@LungCancerInitiativeNC.org 919-784-0410 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Global Lung Cancer Awareness Month Coalition Launches 2018 Campaign to Improve Outcomes            Research and Advocacy Organizations Create Awareness of Causes, Symptoms,                        

The V Foundation & Lung Cancer Initiative Announce Designated Grant Awarded for Research in Lung Cancer

The V Foundation & Lung Cancer Initiative Announce Designated Grant Awarded for Research in Lung Cancer

Grant Funded by the V Foundation through the Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund and in Collaboration with the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina     Jared Weiss, MD   2018 Grant Recipient   CARY, NC (September 19, 2018) – The V Foundation for Cancer Research, a top-rated

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