We are so glad you’re here! We want this page to be your home on the web where you can come to learn about the latest news affecting lung cancer patients, get support from stories shared by other patients, and maybe tell your own.
We also want you to know that we are here for you! If you have questions about information we have here, navigating the complex path of cancer treatment, or anything else, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. Your message will be delivered directly to Danielle Hicks (Director of Patient Services and Programs), Michele Zeh (Patient Navigation and Services Coordinator), and Kim Parham. They are always happy to hear from you.
Also, if you are ROS1-positive, we have a special portal area dedicated to ROS1ers. Please click this link to go there.
Regardless of where you are on your cancer journey, ALCF is with you.
Latest News for Patients
Laurie Fenton Ambrose and Bonnie J. Addario wrote and Op Ed for “The Hill” about views on healthcare reform. The article states that “healthcare cannot break down into partisan politics…It impacts everyone regardless of politics.” They stress the importance of coverage for people with pre-existing conditions, early detection and access to new medications. Click here… Read More
The paradigm of decision making for healthcare must change. It is imperative that patients are part of the equation. According to this article, co-authored by Bonnie J. Addario, “There is substantial evidence to show that patient-centred care improves patient satisfaction, adherence to medications, improved chronic disease control, quality of care and health outcomes while reducing… Read More
ALCF is partnering with LCA for a very special remote Lung Cancer Living Room. It will be held in Washington DC at the LCA summit. Everyone is invited to participate via our YouTube Channel.