Lung Cancer Heroes

Providing Hope to Patients With Cancer Is the Best Part of the Job, Says an Oncologist

November 7th 2022

With advancements making a “huge difference” in lung cancer outcomes, one surgical oncologist said that offering his patients hope is the best part of his job.

A Lung Cancer Diagnosis Inspired a Research Nurse to Fight Stigma Around the Disease

October 31st 2022

After receiving a life-changing lung cancer diagnosis, Alesha Arnold was inspired to give back to her community and improve the lives of patients with the disease.

When Patients With Cancer Become Advocates, Then ‘Everything Changes’

October 14th 2022

Patients with lung cancer must be educated about their disease in their native language to become better advocates for themselves, an expert explained.

Beyond the Walls of Lung Cancer

October 8th 2022

An oncology nurse and cancer survivor inspired another person with lung cancer to “continue the fight to live.”

A Lung Cancer Hero Is the Doctor ‘Every Oncologist Should Strive to Be’

October 7th 2022

Dr. Estelamari Rodriguez serves patients with lung cancer in more than just a clinical capacity, her Lung Cancer Hero® nominator wrote.

Lung Cancer Space Must ‘Maximize’ the People Who Benefit From Advancements

October 3rd 2022

Lung cancer advocates and clinicians must ”fight” for every patient with the disease and ensure that the most amount of people can benefit from advancements in the field, according to an advocate.

Mississippi's Lung Cancer Hero

October 2nd 2022

Dr. Pierre de Delva works tirelessly to bring better outcomes to patients with lung cancer who live in Mississippi — a state that traditionally has poor lung cancer outcomes.

CURE® Lung Cancer Heroes® Award Program Showcases 3 Individuals Who Significantly Transformed the Space

September 24th 2022

CURE®’s Lung Cancer Heroes® Award Program honors and gives thanks to those heroes who have positively affected the lives of patients with lung cancer.

Educated Patient® Webinar: Meet the 2021 Lung Cancer Heroes®

November 15th 2021

View the full CURE® Educated Patient® Webinar: Meet the 2021 Lung Cancer Heroes® on demand.

Bringing the Lung Cancer Community Together Through Recognition

November 4th 2021

In this episode of CURE’s “Cancer Horizons” podcast, three individuals, who were recognized as CURE Lung Cancer Heroes, spoke about what the honor means to them and bringing the lung cancer community together.

CURE® Honors Oncologists, Patient Advocate in Lung Cancer Heroes® Award Program for Impact on Community

October 29th 2021

CURE®’s Lung Cancer Heroes® Award Program celebrates and thanks the heroes who make a difference in the lives of patients with lung cancer.

Lung Cancer Heroes Awards 2021

October 28th 2021

Watch the entire Lung Cancer Heroes® presentation here!

An Inspiring, Guiding Light Through Lung Cancer

August 7th 2021

"He strengthens you with the scientific knowledge he provides, with his courage as a role model and with his fighting spirit.”

Blessed to Have a Hero in Cancer Care

August 6th 2021

A patient writes about the impact Dr. Aaron Mansfield had on her during treatment.

Bringing Together the Lung Cancer Community

October 22nd 2020

In this episode of the “CURE Talks Cancer” podcast, we looked back on CURE’s Lung Cancer Heroes event and recognized each winner that helps bring together the lung cancer community to raise awareness.

Lung Cancer Heroes Awards 2020

October 16th 2020

Watch the entire Lung Cancer Heroes program here!

CURE®’s Inaugural Lung Cancer Heroes Program Honors Several Individuals Who Have Dedicated Their Lives and Careers to Improving Care for Patients

October 16th 2020

Two physicians, a nurse and a patient advocate were honored during CURE®’s first ever Lung Cancer Heroes program.