More people die of lung cancer than breast, prostate, and colon cancer combined. A decade ago, a lung cancer diagnosis was often a death sentence. But now treatments are being developed that mean it can often be treated, especially if screening detects it early. A patient/advocate and researcher discuss.
- Bonnie Addario, founder, Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute, Co-Chair, Go2 Foundation for Lung Cancer and author, The Living Room: A Lung Cancer Community of Courage
- Dr. Ferdinandos Skoulidis, Assistant Professor of Thoracic Head and Neck Medical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Links for more info:
- Foundation for Lung Cancer: History of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF)
- MD Anderson Cancer Center: Dr. Ferdinandos Skoulidis profile