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Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina and the V Foundation for Cancer Research Announce Third Partnership

Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina and the V Foundation for Cancer Research Announce Third Partnership

  Contact: Megan Snowdowne 919-784-0410 msnowdowne@lungcancerinitiativenc.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina and the V Foundation for Cancer Research Announce Third Partnership   Organizations Will Fund Research on Disparities Among

Awareness Campaign Takes Lung Cancer Risk Head-On, Asking North Carolinians to Screen Together

Awareness Campaign Takes Lung Cancer Risk Head-On, Asking North Carolinians to Screen Together

Press Release  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON September 19, 2017 Contact: Megan Snowdowne Marketing & Communications Manager Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410 ext. 102 msnowdowne@lungcancerinitiativenc.org           AWARENESS CAMPAIGN TAKES LUNG

Meet the Summer 2017 Interns - Courtney and Jacqueline

Meet the Summer 2017 Interns - Courtney and Jacqueline

My name is Courtney Freeman and I am the Programs intern from East Carolina University. I am currently finishing my degree in Public Health, with a concentration in worksite health promotion. The field of Public Health is a huge interest to me because it allows me to not only educate, but help

2017-2018 Research Grant Fellow Recipients Announced

2017-2018 Research Grant Fellow Recipients Announced

      The Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 Lung Cancer Research Fellows Program, designed to further the development of local lung cancer care and research across the state of North Carolina.  The five grants totaling 125,000,

Mobile Lung Cancer Screening Unit to Make the Rounds in Rural Carolina Communities

Mobile Lung Cancer Screening Unit to Make the Rounds in Rural Carolina Communities

  Mobile Lung Cancer Screening Unit to Make the Rounds in Rural Carolina Communities Original post can be found here. BY KAREN GARLOCH kgarloch@charlotteobserver.com A portable CT scanner for lung cancer screening will be making the rounds in rural communities across the Carolinas with

Vanderbilt Team’s Discovery Offers New Insight on Lung Cancer Risk

Vanderbilt Team’s Discovery Offers New Insight on Lung Cancer Risk

The original article can be found here. Researchers in the Schools of Medicine and Engineering at Vanderbilt University have discovered a proteomic “signature” from the airways of heavy smokers that could lead to better risk assessment and perhaps new ways to stop lung cancer before it starts.

2017 Annual Meeting Highlights

2017 Annual Meeting Highlights

From our tremendous volunteers, to significant program growth, to important research, this year’s Annual Meeting & Research Update from Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (LCINC) celebrated highlights from 2016 and plans for the coming year.  Held on Sunday, February 26 at the Brier Creek

Happy Valentine's Day 2017

Happy Valentine's Day 2017

Valentine’s Day is a day dedicated to celebrating the virtues of love and the selflessness it often entails. In celebration of Valentine’s Day this year, we want to recognize those who serve as caregivers to their loved ones. Today, Michael Sulick is going to share a little bit about his journey

Letter from Lung Cancer Groups to Congress Regarding Healthcare Coverage

Letter from Lung Cancer Groups to Congress Regarding Healthcare Coverage

The original letter can be found here. February 2, 2017 Dear Senators and Representatives: Our organizations write to ask for your support for ensuring access to healthcare for the more than tens of millions of Americans living with or at risk for lung cancer. As Congress moves forward with

Paige Humble Joins Lung Cancer Initiative as Executive Director

Paige Humble Joins Lung Cancer Initiative as Executive Director

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON FEBRUARY 1, 2016 Contact: Cynamon Frierson Communications & Marketing Manager Lung Cancer Initiative of North Carolina (919) 784-0410 ext. 102 cfrierson@lungcancerinitiativenc.org   Paige Humble Joins Lung Cancer Initiative as Executive Director

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