Through empowering and educating patients, funding cutting-edge research, building strategic collaborations and raising public awareness, our goal is to transform lung cancer into a chronically managed disease within 10 years and ultimately to find a cure.

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FDA Approves Landmark Drug for Lung Cancer Patients The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) applauds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the Bristol-Meyers Squibb’s Opdivo immunotherapy drug for the treatment of lung cancer, the [...] READ MORE
Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker SeriesAdolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker Series Join us for our first ever Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker Series on February 26th at 5:30PM PST! The topic will be the Genomics of Young Lung Cancer Study. READ MORE
Increased Risk of Death from Smoking Goes Well Beyond Lung CancerIncreased Risk of Death from Smoking Goes Well Beyond Lung Cancer NPR’s Richard Harris did an excellent piece this week on the variety of ways that smoking exacts its toll on health and life expectancy. He discusses a study published in [...] READ MORE
International Partnership to Address Lung Cancer Epidemic According to a recent study in the Annals of Oncology, lung cancer fatalities are set to overtake breast cancer deaths among European women for the first time this year. It [...] READ MORE
February Living RoomFebruary Living Room Don’t miss Lung Cancer Living Room Support Group on February 17th at 5:30PM PST! Dianne M. Shumay, Clinical Psychologist, will speak about “Coming to Terms with your Diagnosis – The [...] READ MORE
ALCF Partners with Free To Breathe to Launch $75,000 Clinical Trial Innovation PrizeALCF Partners with Free To Breathe to Launch $75,000 Clinical Trial Innovation Prize Crowdsourcing Ideas to Increase Patient Accrual in Cancer Clinical Trials READ MORE
We won't quitWe won't quit on the 1.4 million people who die of lung cancer WORLDWIDE every year and neither should you. Join the fight to #BeatLungCancer! READ MORE
"Don't Guess. Test.""Don't Guess. Test." is an initiative aimed to expand awareness and educate patients about precision medicine and the importance of comprehensive genomic profiling in lung cancer. Click to learn more. READ MORE
Watch Matt's story of HOPE and survival here!Watch Matt's story of HOPE and survival here! Matt Hiznay went into the hospital on the morning of September 1, 2011. He never imagined how close he would come to never walking out again. READ MORE
Lung Cancer Foundation App Helps Patients Navigate Care, Diagnosis and Treatment OptionsLung Cancer Foundation App Helps Patients Navigate Care, Diagnosis and Treatment Options Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and Open Health Network launch iOS and Android app to support lung cancer patients READ MORE
Watch our 2014 Annual Gala Video!Watch our 2014 Annual Gala Video! READ MORE