CURE® Lung Cancer Heroes® 2020 Essay Book

CURE® presents our readers with a unique opportunity each year to nominate a colleague, patient, friend and family of outstanding individuals working to end the stigma and make a difference in the lives of those affected by lung cancer. Together as one community, we can raise awareness of lung cancer, and most importantly, recognize and celebrate the esteemed individuals contributing to improving the lives of lung cancer patients, our Lung Cancer Heroes®.

Hope in Strength

July 10, 2021

Essay Winner

Deborah Pickworth, who is living with stage 4 lung cancer, was nominated for the Lung Cancer Heroes® award for her impact in supporting and advocating for others with the disease.

World of Contributions

July 06, 2021

Essay Winner

"Whereas scientific and organizational developments have been landmarks for Dr. Hirsch, his care for patients has always been in the center and, as a cancer survivor himself, he will always have patient care at the forefront."