Latest Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Stories

2011-10-14 14:00:00

Clapper, Patti, Schweizer & Mason, a mesothelioma law firm representing clients who have been diagnosed with a rare form of lung cancer, support the upcoming fundraiser for the UCSF Thoracic Oncology Program and the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation. The Porsche Race Car Classic, held this Sunday, October 16, 2011 at the Quail Lodge in Carmel, CA, is donating all the net proceeds from the ticket sales to help fight the war against lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer deaths...

2011-07-06 04:00:00

Award to Recognize Luminaries in the Quest to Eradicate Lung Cancer SAN FRANCISCO, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (BJALCF) today announced the winner of the 2011 Addario Lectureship Award, which each year recognizes luminaries in the quest to eradicate Lung Cancer. The recipient will be honored at the 12th International Lung Cancer Congress in Carlsbad, California to be held on August 11-14, 2011. (Photo:...

2011-06-30 04:30:00

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (BJALCF) and the Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) congratulate the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and Harold Varmus, MD, NCI Director, for proving a 20 percent mortality benefit for those at risk for lung cancer SAN FRANCISCO, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New England Journal of Medicine's (NEJM) headline today read, "Reduced Lung Cancer Mortality with Low-Dose Computed Tomographic CT Screening," ending a long...

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