Breath of Life Event Showcases Important Information for Lung Cancer Patients and Survivors

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 11:00am

Roswell Park will present important information for lung cancer patients and survivors — as well as their friends and loved ones — at the Breath of Life event on Saturday, Nov. 18, in the Research Studies Center, across from the main hospital. The day begins with refreshments and registration at 8 a.m., followed at 9 a.m. by sessions on these topics:

  • Lung cancer survivorship
  • The CIMAvax lung cancer vaccine
  • Pulmonary "pre-habilitation"
  • Robotic surgery for lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Support for smokers who want to quit

Participants will also learn about the latest advances in lung cancer screening, research, treatment and more. 

The event is free, with free parking in the Roswell Park parking ramp and wheelchair assistance for those who need it. Register to attend at RoswellPark.org/BreathOfLife, or call 1-877-ASK-RPCI (1-877-275-7724).