Lung Cancer Awareness Month Kick-Off!

2018-11-01T13:28:27+00:00November 1st, 2018|Events, Hot Topics|

Easy Ways to Get Involved Today kicks off November, Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the time of year when our community comes together to raise awareness, educate and spread hope. There are lots of ways to get involved and make a difference. Throughout the month we will be providing you with a different action (big and small) each day at our LCAM Action Center. Here are just a few examples to get you started this week. HOPE | Share your lung cancer story with [...]

An Unexpected Path

2018-09-11T17:12:25+00:00September 11th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Shanen M. Sherrer, PhD By Shanen M. Sherrer, PhD Shanen M. Sherrer, PhD, is the Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, St. Mary’s College of Maryland. We interviewed Dr. Sherrer to find out about her career as a cancer researcher, how attending a Shine A Light event impacted her work and what’s on the horizon in lung cancer research. Q: What attracted you to the field of cancer research? A: I always knew that I [...]

What Type of Volunteer Are You?

2018-05-04T15:25:01+00:00May 4th, 2018|Hot Topics|

It’s not a one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to getting involved in the fight against lung cancer. Below are the four most popular types of volunteers we see and opportunities that apply to each. What kind are you? The Newbie There is never a bad time to join the fight against lung cancer. Start today with these easy actions. Join the movement - Sign up for our Weekly Breather newsletter featuring the latest news, treatment approvals, research breakthroughs, events, resources [...]