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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Patient-driven ResearchPatient-driven Research // Early detection survivors and patient-driven groups such as the EGFR Resisters, ALK Positive and ROS1ders have joined forces with the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) to promote research and new treatment options. Much is still unknown about lung cancer... Read More READ MORE
Early detection is key to surviving world’s deadliest cancerEarly detection is key to surviving world’s deadliest cancer // Without the CT test that you recommended, I would never have suspected I had lung cancer. I am one of the lucky few cured of lung cancer, a rare outcome for patients diagnosed with the leading cause of cancer deaths annually... Read More READ MORE
The Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Honors Oncologist for Groundbreaking Targeted Therapy Research // Vassiliki A. Papadimitrakopoulou, M.D., honored at the 19th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress. The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) has selected Vassiliki A. Papadimitrakopoulou, M.D. as the recipient... Read More READ MORE
Liquid Biopsy Study Opens for EnrollmentLiquid Biopsy Study Opens for Enrollment // More treatment or just surgery? This a question many physicians face when determining treatment for lung cancer patients. A new clinical study launched by the Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute... Read More READ MORE
Four Stars for the Fourth YearFour Stars for the Fourth Year // For the fourth consecutive year, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation has received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator for its strong financial health and commitment to accountability and... Read More READ MORE