#LCSM Chat Topic 12/03/2020: 2020–Wild Year for #LungCancer

The #LCSM Chat on December 3, 2020, at 8 pm Eastern (5 pm Pacific) will review Lung Cancer Awareness Month activities, highlight ways 2020 impacted the lung cancer community, and share our hopes for 2021.  Our moderator Janet Freeman-Daily (@JFreemanDaily) will lead the discussion with these questions: T1: How did you acknowledge Lung Cancer Awareness Month (#LCAM) this November? T2: What 2020 research findings were most important to you? T3: What new treatments were approved for lung cancer in 2020? T4: How else did lung cancer care change in 2020 (cough*#COVID19*cough)? T5: What… Read More

#LCSM Chat Topic 11/05/2020: Celebrating Safely During #COVID-19 Pandemic

The #LCSM Chat on November 5, 2020, at 8 pm Eastern (5 pm Pacific) is open to all members of the cancer community. As the leaves turns, daylight hours lessen, and the weather becomes cooler, we spend more time indoors. Our thoughts turn to holidays, a time when many expect to reunite with family and loved ones, and to celebrate with shared meals and warm embraces. However, as cases of COVID-19 are once again surging in almost every state, these activities present a serious risk for virus transmission.  COVID-19 is an even… Read More

#LCSM Chat topic 11/7/2019: #LungCancer Awareness–Are We Making a Difference? #LCAM

Please join the #LCSM community and moderator Janet Freeman-Daily (@JFreemanDaily) for our next #LCSM Chat on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at 8 pm Eastern Time (5 pm Pacific) to discuss “Lung Cancer Awareness–Are We Making a Difference?” November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month (#LCAM on social media).  Activities during LCAM include fundraising, Shine a Light gatherings, seminars, social media blitzes, media coverage, and patients sharing their stories.  Now that LCAM has been happening for several years, it’s time to assess whether it’s making a difference in raising awareness, decreasing stigma, and funding… Read More