A Message from the LCA Board Chair – Lung Cancer:  A Women’s Health Imperative  

2019-05-20T18:09:50-05:00March 1st, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

By: Cheryl Healton, DrPH - Director of the Global Institute of Public Health, Dean of College of Global Public Health, New York University Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death of women both in the United States and around the world. It claims more lives of women than breast and all gynecological cancers – combined.  Today in the U.S., an estimated 193 women will die of lung cancer each day, that’s one every 7 minutes. Despite substantial improvements [...]