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Since 1996, has been dedicated to providing the latest medical information on mesothelioma, spreading awareness about the dangers of asbestos exposure and helping victims connect with legal resources.

We provide mesothelioma patients free informational resources and connections to law firms that have decades of experience in asbestos injury litigation. is sponsored by the Law Firm of James F. Early, LLC. The information and resources provided on our site are free to all visitors.

Meet Our Team

Medical Experts

Our team of medical experts, who have expertise in diagnosing and treating mesothelioma, has assisted in writing and reviewing our content. Our medical reviewers offer their expertise and insight into the latest mesothelioma research.

Dr. James Pingpank, M.D.

Dr. James Pingpank Author and Surgical Oncologist

Dr. James Pingpank, M.D. is a peritoneal mesothelioma specialist, currently serving as a surgical oncologist at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. Learn about Dr. James Pingpank, M.D.

Dr. Raphael Bueno, M.D.

Raphael Bueno Medical Reviewer and Contributor

Dr. Raphael Bueno, M.D. is a mesothelioma expert, currently serving as the Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery and Vice Chair of Surgery for Cancer and Translational Research at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Learn about Dr. Raphael Bueno, M.D.

Dr. James Stevenson, M.D.

Dr. James Stevenson, M.D. Medical Reviewer and Thoracic Medical Oncologist

Dr. James Stevenson is an experienced medical oncologist specializing in mesothelioma and lung cancer treatment currently practicing at the Cleveland Clinic. Learn about Dr. James Stevenson, M.D.

Editorial Team

Our team of writers and researchers is dedicated to providing informative, comprehensive content for mesothelioma patients, families and caregivers, while also providing access to medical and legal resources.

Linda Molinari

Linda Molinari Editor in Chief     LinkedIn

Linda Molinari has more than 15 years of experience as a writer and advocate for mesothelioma patients and a ban on asbestos. Learn about Linda Molinari.

Gary Cohn

Gary Cohn Investigative Journalist     Facebook Facebook Google+

Gary Cohn is a Pulizer-Prize winning journalist who writes about people affected by the asbestos industry and mesothelioma. Learn about Gary Cohn.

Heather Von St. James

Heather Von Saint James Mesothelioma Survivor and Advocate     Facebook Facebook Google+

Heather Von St. James is a 13-year mesothelioma survivor who advocates for patients and a ban on asbestos. Learn about Heather Von St. James.

Emily Clemens

Emily Clemens Senior Content Writer    

Emily Clemens is a senior writer who specializes in researching and writing about mesothelioma to help bring awareness to the disease. Learn about Emily Clemens.

Tara Strand

Tara Strand Senior Content Writer    

Tara Strand specializes in researching and writing about asbestos, raising awareness and advocating for a ban. Learn about Tara Strand.

Lauren Serafin

Lauren Serafin Mesothelioma Research     LinkedIn

Lauren Serafin has years of experience writing and researching about mesothelioma and the latest treatments. Learn about Lauren Serafin.

Cameron Von St. James

Cameron Von St. James Mesothelioma Caregiver & Blogger    

Cameron is husband to Heather Von St. James, survivor advocate for, and father to Lily Rose. Learn about Cameron Von St. James.

The editorial team adheres to strict editorial guidelines to ensure all content on informational pages and the blog is the most recent, relevant and accurate. All content is thoroughly researched, fact-checked and reviewed by our medical experts or legal advisors before being posted. We regularly review and update our content to ensure the quality and accuracy of the information still meets our standards.

Legal Team

Our legal partners have over 20 years of experience in asbestos injury litigation. As legal advisors for, these individuals provide insight and knowledge about the complex litigation and bankruptcy process associated with asbestos cases.

Jennifer Lucarelli

Jen Lucarelli Legal Advisor and Contributor    

Jennifer Lucarelli is a partner at the law firm of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney & Meisenkothen, specializing in asbestos litigation. Learn about Jennifer Lucarelli.

Annette Charlevois

Annette Charlevois Patient Support Coordinator    

Annette Charlevois is a senior paralegal at the law firm of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney & Meisenkothen, helping patients find medical and legal resources. Learn about Annette Charlevois.

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Our Community Outreach Team works with a broad range of media outlets – from major newspapers to niche influential bloggers – to spread mesothelioma awareness. A handful of the many articles written about us have appeared in:

We Support these Organizations is part of the larger community dedicated to promoting mesothelioma research and preventing new cases through a worldwide asbestos ban. We work with and donate to the following organizations whose missions complement our own.

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Mesothelioma Scholarship

Each semester (fall and spring), awards $4,000 to a student whose life has been impacted by cancer. This scholarship helps those who have had cancer or had a close relative diagnosed with cancer by reducing the financial burden of pursuing a degree that will help them and their loved ones.

The Scholarship was first announced in 2014, with the first scholarships awarded for the 2015 school year. The scholarship program was created in honor of mesothelioma survivor and advocate, Heather Von St. James, and her husband Cameron, who enrolled in college after Heather's diagnosis. As of the 2018 school year, the scholarship has been awarded to eight deserving students.

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Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has been a great source of information through the great articles from health care providers and patients. I am so thankful to be able to access their resources and be able to guide family and friends to to this wonderful website.

Annamarie Kearns, Salt Lake City, Utah

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