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Jill Feldman, who lost five close relatives to lung cancer, was an early advocate for lung cancer research. Then she was diagnosed with lung cancer … and still sees herself as the “story of hope.” Watch to find out why.

Donations to LUNGevity help provide support services to people like Jill, as well as funding for research projects to get the science from the lab to the patient faster. Because of this cutting-edge research, and the donors who support it, there is hope.

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Breathe Deep Baltimore, Camden Yards

On September 20, join us for this walk in memory of Monica Barlow, the Orioles' PR director. LUNGevity thanks the Baltimore Orioles for their support and partnership!

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LUNGevity Hero

LUNGevity Hero: Chris Draft

Chris DraftChris, a former NFL linebacker, has become a strong lung cancer advocate since losing his wife to the disease just a month after their wedding.

Featured Researcher

Lecia SequistDr. Lecia Sequist

Dr. Sequist is studying how drug resistance to targeted therapy occurs and how to prevent it.

Survivor Tips

9 Steps for UV Safety

Make sure you manage the summer sun safely this year! Here are some tips to help you avoid dangerous overexposure.


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Breathe Deep Baltimore
Saturday, September 20
Baltimore, MD

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Sunday, September 21
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Saturday, September 27
Philadelphia, PA

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Sunday, October 12
Chicago, IL

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