Going the Extra Mile: Jason’s Story

2019-07-09T16:52:00-05:00July 9th, 2019|Hot Topics|

Losing a loved one to lung cancer is a pain that no one should have to experience. After Jason’s mother passed away from lung cancer in May 2018, he committed to doing something positive in her honor. On November 3, he’ll be running in the 2019 New York City Marathon as part of the GO2 Foundation Endurance Team; a group of committed athletes with a common goal of raising funds and awareness for lung cancer. In exchange for his entry to [...]

Additional $14 Million Secured For Federally-Funded Lung Cancer Research

2018-03-26T19:51:48-05:00March 26th, 2018|Hot Topics, News|

Monday, March 26, 2018 — Today, Lung Cancer Alliance is pleased to acknowledge last week’s passage of the Omnibus FY18 Appropriations Bill by Congress. After months of operating under a continuing resolution, The President signed the $1.3 trillion dollar bill that includes increases to federal cancer and health programs highlighted by an additional $14 million for the Lung Cancer Research Program within the FY18 Department of Defense (DOD) Appropriations Bill under the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP).  Also, the [...]