Posts in the “Lung Cancer Living Room Lung Cancer Living Room” category:

Mother/Daughter Team Ignites Winning Strategies In The Fight Against Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on May 28th, 2014 |

Join ALCF and guest speakers Marilyn and Renee Norcross, Co-Founders Of WinQuest Worldwide for the Lung Cancer Living Room on June 17. Marilyn and Renee Norcross have a combined experience of 50 years in personal evolution, transformation, hypnosis and breakthrough training and coaching. Deciding to win against cancer involves not just the patient but the […]


Posted by Samantha Powell on March 5th, 2014 |

JOIN US LIVE MARCH 18! Whether you join us in the Bonie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s (ALCF) Living Room or attend remotely through Ustream on your computer, you will be informed about living with lung cancer. Dr. DeCamp specializes in Thoracic Surgery, Minimally-invasive Surgery (Robotics & Advanced Laparoscopy) and Sterotactic Body Radiotherapy at the […]

Attend a Support Group… from Home

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 31st, 2014 |

News Headline: Attend a Support Group…from Home Date: 1/31/14 Outlet Full Name: WebMD Author: Heather Millar Each week, I get several notices about patient education programs, support groups, seminars and retreats. They all sound great, and I always have intention to participate. But alas, I make it to about one in ten of these […]

January 21, 2014 Patient Roundtable

Posted by Samantha Powell on January 6th, 2014 |

A 3-PART SERIES JANUARY 21, 2014 – 5:30PM PST PATIENT ROUNDTABLE – HOW PATIENTS CAN HELP ACHIEVE THE 10-YEAR GOAL On January 21, the judges (the patients), – those whose lives depend on it, will convene to assess and engage in achieving the 10-year goal.   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FLYER

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Presents The Next Decade in Lung Cancer

Posted by Samantha Powell on November 5th, 2013 |

News Headline: The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Presents The Next Decade in Lung Cancer Date:  11/5/13 Outlet Full Name:  Rock Hill Herald Online Author:  No Author SAN CARLOS, CALIF., NOV. 5, 2013 — The brightest minds in research, academics and advocacy unite at the Lung Cancer Living Room SAN CARLOS, Calif., Nov. […]

Nov. 10, 2013 a Physician Panel of Experts

Posted by Samantha Powell on October 31st, 2013 |

NOVEMBER 10, 2013 – 2PM PST HOW TO MAKE LUNG CANCER A CHRONICALLY MANAGED DISEASE IN 10 YEARS THE NEXT DECADE IN LUNG CANCER Moderator: Laurence Heifetz, MD – Medical Director, Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Cancer Center For Dr. Heifetz, helping cancer patients has become his life’s work, providing what he calls “a wonderful sense […]


Posted by Samantha Powell on October 11th, 2013 |

CURRENT APPROACHES TO CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY Dr. Epstein’s laboratory has been involved in treatment and diagnosis of lymphomas and solid tumors using antibody-based technologies. Methods to improve the uptake of antibodies and drugs in tumors and target therapeutic reagents for the imaging and therapy of cancer have been developed. Specifically, antibodies directed against lymphomas (LN panel, […]

Lung Cancer Living Room September 17 – Dr. Howard (Jack) West

Posted by Samantha Powell on September 17th, 2013 |

DR. HOWARD (JACK) WEST POWER OF THE INTERNET AND SOCIAL MEDIA IN PATIENT DECISION MAKING Dr. Jack West is a medical oncologist and Medical Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington. He also serves as President of the medical education website OncTalk, LLC and the Global Resource for […]

Bonnie Addario on Lung Cancer Support Groups

Posted by Samantha Powell on August 19th, 2013 | Bonnie Addario, a lung cancer survivor and founder of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF), discusses support groups for patients with lung cancer. Addario says that there are not very many lung cancer support groups. Many patients with lung cancer have difficulty traveling to support groups as they have had surgery or […]

Dr. Heather Wakelee – August 20, 2013 – The Global Perspective

Posted by Samantha Powell on July 29th, 2013 |

HEATHER WAKELEE – August 20, 2013 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR—MED CENTER LINE, MEDICINE-ONCOLOGY MEMBER, STANFORD CANCER INSTITUTE Dr. Wakelee is a clinical investigator with a focus in lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. Along with her other colleagues in thoracic medical oncology at Stanford she is focused on clinical trials with agents that are specifically targeted to […]