Support

Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient, experiencing a recurrence of Lung Cancer, are stable or have received treatment and are now cancer-free (that’s great!), we know that you still need support.

Regardless of where you are on your cancer journey, ALCF is with you.

Lung Cancer Living Room
Bring Hope Home – A Patient Education and Support Series

living-room-waveEvery month our Lung Cancer Living Room – Bring Hope Home – A Patient Education and Support Series group sessions BRING HOPE HOME to patients and their families. Through presentations by Lung Cancer specialists, physicians and researchers, this unrestricted forum covers all topics: early detection, treatment options, molecular and genetic testing, clinical trials, drug discoveries, personalized medicine, nutrition, surgical equipment and procedures, up-to-date news about advancements and more.

We share our personal stories, get advice and support from others, critical information from caring doctors and access to researchers who, like us, are fighting Lung Cancer 24/7.

Whether you join us in ALCF’s Lung Cancer Living Room – Bring Hope Home – A Patient Education and Support Series or attend remotely through the livestream on your computer, you will be informed about Living with Lung Cancer.

Upcoming Living Room
Topic:Expanding the Benefits of Tumor Boards to Patients
Speaker:Dr. Laurence Heifetz – Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center
Date:November 13, 2018 (please note date change due to Thanksgiving holiday)
Time:5:30-7:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Place:Our Living Room, 1100 Industrial Road #1, San Carlos, CA or
Your Living Room, via YouTube or Facebook

Brought to you by generous multi-sponsored support:

Lung Cancer Living Room
Bring Hope Home – A Patient Education and Support Series

Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) Speaker Series & Campus Conversations

aya-groupJoin us for our first ever Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker Series. Although we certainly do not think of a healthy young person as being diagnosed with lung cancer, the truth is that ANYONE CAN GET LUNG CANCER. It does not discriminate based on age, background, gender, ethnicity or lifestyle. Through presentations by Lung Cancer patients, specialists, physicians and researchers, this unrestricted forum covers Genomics of Young Lung Cancer (GoYLC), Inherited Lung Cancer and Young Adults Cancer Advocates

We share our personal stories, get advice and support from others, critical information from caring doctors and access to researchers who, like us, are fighting Lung Cancer 24/7.

Whether you join us in ALCF’s Lung Cancer Living Room or attend remotely through Livestream on your computer, you will be informed about Living with Lung Cancer.

If you are having trouble getting the live stream working, click here for help and troubleshooting tips.

Upcoming Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker Series Speaker:

May 5, 2015
Nancy Capelli, Lung Cancer Survivor
Jo Kruse, Lung Cancer Survivor
Geoffrey Oxnard, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Andrea Parks, Great Grandmother and Grandfather, Great Aunt and Uncle, Grandmother and Mother diagnosed with Lung Cancer
Steven Young, President, Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI)
TBA, Jill’s Legacy Advocate

Inherited Lung Cancer or Not? The Next Generation Voice

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Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) 3-Part Speaker Series

  • WHEN

    TBD

  • WHERE

    ALCF Lung Cancer Living Room, 1100 Industrial Rd, San Carlos, CA 94070 (map)
    or
    Your Home via Ustream (Set up a free account.)

  • WHAT

    Guest speakers, food for thought, drinks and appetizers

  • INFO

    Andrea Parks, Director of Event Strategy & Marketing ([email protected] // 650-598-2857)

Brought to you by generous
multi-sponsored support:

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Patient Community

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