Patient Needs Represented on The Hill

2019-06-27T20:05:55+00:00June 27th, 2019|Hot Topics|

This week, The Hill hosted an event on Cost, Quality and Care: The Medicare Equation, where experts gathered to discuss the balancing act between Medicare affordability and quality of care. Our Co-founder, President, and CEO, Laurie Fenton Ambrose, brought the patient voice to the discussion. “Just addressing the cost of drugs is not going to necessarily fix the problem. We have to look at how we adapt resources to benefit the people who will be receiving them.” –Laurie Fenton Ambrose [...]

We Will Get It Done Together.

2019-04-16T18:54:14+00:00April 16th, 2019|Hot Topics|

Dear Friends, It has been one week since we announced our merger forming the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer and shared how this new powerhouse will transform the future of lung cancer. We continue to be overwhelmed by the outpouring of support and enthusiasm and want to personally express our gratitude. Thank you to all the patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates, researchers, industry and public health leaders, who took the time to reinforce that we made a great decision that will [...]

Transforming Cancer Care

2019-04-03T20:21:17+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Hot Topics, News|

The landscape of cancer care is changing at a rapid pace with more research and treatment options than ever before. As exciting as these advancements are, the community standing by each cancer patient is equally important. Medical professionals, families, friends, advocates and organizations offering support services all play a crucial role in a survivor’s cancer journey. Our President and CEO, Laurie Fenton Ambrose, shared her perspective with The Washington Post on why community and partnerships are key to better cancer care. [...]

A Message from LCA’s President

2018-12-19T16:31:37+00:00December 19th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

To the Lung Cancer Community, As 2018 prepares to come to a close, let’s take this moment to reflect upon what we have accomplished to improve survivorship, provide support and bring our community together in a lasting and meaningful way. Together we secured millions more dollars in federal research funding, helped hundreds of patients navigate clinical trials and get molecular testing, launched a screening campaign to help people talk with their physicians about lung cancer screening and their risk, enhanced [...]

Take Action for Int’ Women’s Day!

2018-03-21T16:09:11+00:00March 8th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

We remember, celebrate and honor the women who have gone before us, touch our lives today and will impact the future tomorrow. Thursday, March 8th is International Women's Day, a time to stand up for the women in our lives. Lung cancer kills more women than all gynecological cancers combined. Federal action is being taken to change this, but we need your help to carry it through. Ask your Representatives and Senators to co-sponsor the Women and Lung Cancer Research and [...]

A Message from Our President

2018-03-21T20:28:20+00:00December 19th, 2017|Hot Topics, News|

Dear Friend, As 2017 prepares to come to a close, let’s take this moment to reflect upon what we have accomplished to improve survivorship, provide support and bring our community together in a lasting and meaningful way. Together we secured more federal research funding, helped patients navigate clinical trials and get molecular testing, launched a new website to make finding information easier and faster, expanded our network of screening centers of excellence across the country to over 530 so that [...]