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Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center Awarded for Excellence in Lung Cancer Care

Posted by Gianna Nannini on March 25th, 2015 |

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) awarded Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center of Truckee, California, the official designation as a Community Hospital Center of Excellence. The ALCF Centers of Excellence award recognizes community hospitals for their individualized care and treatment of lung cancer patients.

FDA Approves Landmark Drug for Lung Cancer Patients

Posted by Gianna Nannini on March 5th, 2015 |

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 leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.