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Latest LUNGevity Foundation Stories

2012-03-27 06:23:57

Nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit encourages lung cancer survivors to participate WASHINGTON, March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit, is encouraging lung cancer survivors from across the nation to register for the 2012 LUNGevity Hope Summit taking place May 5-6, 2012 in Arlington, Va. The two day conference, taking place during Lung Cancer Hope Month, is designed for lung cancer survivors of all ages...

2012-03-22 06:25:44

Nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit receives 2012 CEB Community Investment Grant to help stop lung cancer WASHINGTON, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation is pleased to announce Corporate Executive Board (CEB), an Arlington, Va. based leading research and advisory services firm, as one of its 2012 National Sponsors. As a National Sponsor, CEB helps LUNGevity in its quest to fund life saving research for treatments and cures for the nation's number...

2012-03-14 09:50:00

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit, continues its push for a national conversation about lung cancer. The Foundation has released Public Service Announcements created to invite people across the country to join in LUNGevity Breathe Deep events throughout the year, to raise awareness and funds for earlier detection and more effective treatments of lung cancer. The Breathe Deep walks and...

2012-02-24 11:12:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit, and Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation, a leading supporter of lung cancer research and awareness, have agreed to collaborate to drive funding for lung cancer research and elevate awareness about the nation's number one cancer killer. The two lung cancer nonprofits are joining together to hold a series of fundraising and lung cancer awareness events, starting...

2012-02-17 08:07:00

Nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit in partnership with Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE) brings top experts together to share diverse perspectives on appropriate use of a potentially powerful tool in treatment of lung cancer WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer-focused nonprofit, in partnership with GRACE, continues its 2012 thought leader webinar series with "Molecular Markers in...

2012-01-18 12:28:00

Nation's largest lung cancer nonprofit recognizes critical role caregivers play in lung cancer survivors' lives WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer nonprofit, is pleased to announce Cyndi Siegfried of Germantown, Tenn. as the winner of its Annual Caregiver Contest, recognizing a special individual who has provided exceptional care to a lung cancer patient. Cyndi was nominated for the award by her husband Jim, a...

2012-01-03 12:13:00

Susan Mantel joins LUNGevity as Vice President of Programs and Marketing WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation is pleased to announce that Susan Mantel has joined the management team as Vice President of Programs and Marketing. In her new role, Ms. Mantel will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for all program areas. These areas include: research, support & advocacy and patient education. In addition, Ms. Mantel will oversee...

2011-11-23 09:14:00

National retailer donating five percent of all sales from Black Friday (Nov. 25) through Cyber Monday (Nov. 28) to nation's largest lung cancer organization, LUNGevity Foundation WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Everything But Water, the largest women's specialty swim and resortwear store in the United States is donating five percent of all sales from Black Friday (Nov. 25) through Cyber Monday (Nov. 28) to LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer...

2011-11-22 08:15:00

Application now available online WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity issued their 2012 Career Development Award for Translational Research RFA today. It's available on the LUNGevity website at www.lungevity.org/research and is also posted on the proposalCENTRAL website. LUNGevity's Career Development Awards for Translational Research program was created with one goal: to identify a cohort of future research leaders who will keep the field of...

2011-11-15 10:41:00

Nation's largest lung cancer nonprofit fills critical unmet need for lung cancer caregivers, launches during Lung Cancer Awareness Month WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's largest lung cancer organization, announces the launch today of its Caregiver Resource Center to fill a critical unmet need in the lung cancer community (http://www.lungevity.org/caregiver). The Caregiver Resource Center is a 24-7 peer to peer online support...