Lung Cancer

Help support the development of Lung Cancer treatments!

Goal: $2,500,000

20%

This year, nearly 2000 Albertans are expected to be diagnosed with lung cancer.

Sadly, 1700 will die.

We are impatient for progress. We know there is a need for new and effective treatment options. Together we can make a difference by investing in Lung Cancer.

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Where your investment goes.

So far, no Canadian province has a lung cancer screening program, although a national project recently conducted a small research study to learn more about the disease. With your help, Alberta will be the first to implement a sustainable program.

We have committed to $2.5 million over five years to launch a pilot program that can serve as the basis for a larger, provincially-led screening program.

We invite you to help improve outcomes for lung cancer patients in Alberta.

Leap Magazine Articles

A new study aims to change the way we diagnose and treat lung cancer.

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Dr. Aaron Goodarzi searches for the connection between radon gas exposure and lung cancer.

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A Calgary woman celebrates her husband’s life by raising funds for lung cancer research.

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Is screening for lung cancer around the corner?

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Latest News

Pilot study weighs lung cancer screening for early detection.

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CTV News: Alberta study refines criteria for catching lung cancer while it’s treatable.

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Global News: Work begins on Alberta’s first-ever lung cancer screening program.

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Media Release: Alberta Cancer Foundation announces $7 million for transformative cancer research across province.

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