LCA Partners with UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center to Help At-Risk, Underserved Communities

2018-11-01T20:48:35-06:00November 1st, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Washington, D.C. - November 1, 2018 –Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) today announced a $1.6M grant from the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation to partner with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Comprehensive Cancer Center to establish the Alabama Lung Cancer Awareness, Screening and Education (ALCASE) program. The three-year effort will focus on decreasing lung cancer disparities in underserved, primarily African-American counties in Alabama through community-based education and awareness initiatives. At the same time, the program will increase capacity and access to [...]