News & Updates
Faces of Lung Cancer Report
Reflection of COVID-19. The annual report is now available!
Dr. Snow and Tim Monds sits down with Global News Morning to discuss new treatment developments in lung cancer, screening program progress in Canada, and Give a Breath 5K. Watch the full interview here.
In a new article published in The Globe and Mail, President Dr. Stephanie Snow discusses just how impactful lung cancer is across Canada, and how the pandemic has impacted patients' timely acces to care and treatments.
We have reached the halfway point of Lung Cancer Awareness Month and we still need your support to help make lung cancer screening a priority in Quebec.
(Don’t live in Quebec? That’s okay, you can still participate by clicking here to sign our petitions!)
As part of a lung cancer screening pilot project due to end in 2023, right now in Quebec, lung cancer screening is only available at eight hospitals across six regions: Montréal, Québec, Laval, de la Côte-Nord, de l’Estrie, de l’Outaouais and de la Montérégie.
We need your help today to change this.
Click here to tell your elected representative that lung cancer screening matters!
September 20, 3:00 - 4:00 pm EST
July 12, 2022 at 2:00 pm EST over Zoom
BC Cancer has launched a provincewide lung cancer screening program, providing access to eligible high-risk people at 36 sites throughout the province.
The Ontario Green Party’s platform indicates it will publicly fund take-home cancer medications
LCC President Dr. Stephanie Snow co-writes a paper on the disparities in public cancer drug funding alongside Ceilidh MacPhail. Click to read the full paper on this important issue.
Lung Cancer Canada is excited to announce a new partnership with Give A Breath 5k! We thank the Monds family for establishing this annual fundraiser and for their continued dedication in raising funds/awareness for lung cancer. Please read the official press release here.
Cancer pulmonaire Canada est ravi d'annoncer un nouveau partenariat avec Give A Breath 5k! Nous remercions la famille Monds d'avoir mis sur pied cette collecte de fonds annuelle et pour son dévouement continu à la collecte de fonds et à la sensibilisation au cancer du poumon. Veuillez lire le communiqué de presse officiel ici.