Organizations hold events to raise awareness about mesothelioma and asbestos. Some events may help fundraise for cancer research and share support for impacted families. Conferences also enable healthcare providers to share the latest research. This curated list includes events for the public and healthcare providers.

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Upcoming Events

National Cancer Survivor Month


During June, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) hosts National Cancer Survivor Month. This awareness month celebrates cancer survivors and allows others to learn more about survivorship. The AACR notes that more than 18 million people in the United States are considered cancer survivors. National Cancer Survivor Month also helps raise funds for cancer research.

When: June 2024
Where: Everywhere
Who: Everyone
What: Awareness month
More Info: Event Page

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™: A Focus on Lung Cancers

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The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer hosts their program Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy: A Focus on Lung Cancers on June 25 from 1 to 5 p.m. (EDT). The event is designed to teach healthcare professionals the basic principles of immunotherapy for lung cancer. Specific focus areas include reviewing recent advancements in lung cancer immunotherapy and new strategies for managing side effects.

When: 6/25/2024
Where: Virtual conference
Who: Healthcare professionals
What: Medical conference
More Info: Event Page