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CMS Decides to Cover Lung Cancer Screening

Last week, the  Center  for  Medicare  and  Medicaid  Services  (CMS)  decided that  Medicare  should  cover  lung  cancer screening  for seniors  at  high risk  for the  disease.  The timing could not be more perfect, as November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Advocates serving the lung cancer

“Don’t Guess. Test.” Campaign Aims to Educate Patients About Comprehensive Genomic Testing in Lung Cancer

“Don’t Guess. Test.” Campaign Aims to Educate Patients About Comprehensive Genomic Testing in Lung Cancer

The “Don’t Guess. Test.” Campaign provides patients and their physicians with information about the rapidly evolving genomic understanding of lung cancer, targeted therapy options and comprehensive genomic profiling.

Family-Friendly Greensboro LUNGe Forward 5K Raises Funds for Research, Education & Awareness for Lung Cancer

Family-Friendly Greensboro LUNGe Forward 5K Raises Funds for Research, Education & Awareness for Lung Cancer

On Saturday, November 8, 2014, beginning at 8 AM, the Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina will host the 7th annual LUNGe Forward 5 K. The race begins at NewBridge Bank Park, located at 408 Bellemeade St. in Greensboro.

LCINC to host statewide Lung Cancer Summit at N.C. Cancer Hospital in Chapel Hill

LCINC to host statewide Lung Cancer Summit at N.C. Cancer Hospital in Chapel Hill

August 21, 2014   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Media Contact: Heather Hooper (919) 614-4026 -c HHooper@LungCancerInitiativeNC.org www.LungCancerInitiativeNC.org   LUNG CANCER INITIATIVE OF NC TO HOST 4TH LUNG CANCER ADVOCACY SUMMIT   Local nonprofit to

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards $100,000 Research Grant

Lung Cancer Initiative Awards $100,000 Research Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lung Cancer Initiative Awards 100,000 Research Grant to Dr. Kavitha Yaddanapudi, University of Louisville Raleigh, NC (5/8/2014)— The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCINC) has announced Dr. Kavitha Yaddanapudi as the 2014 recipient of their Young Investigator

Charlotte Lung Cancer Initiative 5K Aims to Defeat Lung Cancer

Charlotte Lung Cancer Initiative 5K Aims to Defeat Lung Cancer

DATE: 5/5/2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Charlotte Lung Cancer Initiative 5K Aims to Defeat Lung Cancer CHARLOTTE -- The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina announces the Lung Cancer Initiative 5K & 1-mile Run, Walk & Rally in Charlotte. The event will take place on Saturday, May 17 at

UNC’s Dr. Jared Weiss joins Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina’s Board

UNC’s Dr. Jared Weiss joins Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina’s Board

Media Contact: Heather Hooper, Executive Director 919.784.0410 hhooper@LungCancerInitiativeNC.org UNC’s Dr. Jared Weiss joins Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina’s Board (2/19/2014) – RALEIGH, NC - The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCINC), the state’s leading

Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Announcement

Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina Announcement

Announcement: The NC Lung Cancer Partnership has reorganized & become an independent organization. We are now Lung Cancer Initiative of NC, specializing in connecting patients, survivors & loved ones with the medical & research community.

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