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The team at Mesothelioma.com has compiled a comprehensive list of events related to mesothelioma and asbestos across the United States and around the world. Our goal in promoting these events is to raise awareness about mesothelioma and to generate support for research to find a cure. If you have an event that you would like posted on this page, please email us at [email protected].

Upcoming Events

8th Annual Lung Cancer Symposium

8th Annual Lung Cancer Symposium

Thomas Jefferson University’s Sidney Kimmel Medical College is hosting the 8th Annual Lung Cancer Symposium this year. Health professionals will gather for the two-day event to discuss, learn and share information on screening, diagnosis and treatment for lung cancers. This year’s course focuses particularly on immunotherapy and surgical treatments for the first day, with interactive activities on the second day.

When: 3/5/2020 – 3/6/2020

Where: Philadelphia, PA

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Cancer Research Institute Immunotherapy Patient Summit

Cancer Research Institute Immunotherapy Patient Summit

The Cancer Research Institute is hosting a free, half-day event for cancer patients, caregivers and advocates. The Summit will discuss breakthroughs in immunotherapy treatments through a variety of presentations, panel discussions and talks. At the end of the Summit, attendees will also be able to discuss with healthcare experts and patients previously treated with immunotherapy.

When: 3/7/2020

Where: Seattle, WA

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Immunotherapy of Cancer: From CAR T Cells to Checkpoint Inhibitors

Immunotherapy of Cancer From CAR-T Cells to Checkpoint Inhibitors

This immunotherapy symposium will help attendees achieve a better understanding of how the treatment works and the latest clinical information. Panels will focus on CAR T cell therapy and checkpoint inhibitor management, treatment options for adverse reactions to immunotherapy and the future of immunotherapy for cancer. The symposium will bring together oncologists, hematologists, nurses and other healthcare experts.

When: 3/18/2020 – 3/21/2020

Where: Las Vegas, NV

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Environmental Information Association National Conference and Exhibition

Environmental Information Association National Conference and Exhibition

The Environmental Information Association (EIA) is hosting a conference and exhibition focused on environmental and occupational health hazards. THE EIA focuses on identifying and handling environmental hazards, especially in buildings and structures, to improve the life expectancies and quality of life across the nation. Topics such as lead-based paint abatement, asbestos management and indoor air quality will be discussed at the conference with various learning sessions available.

When: 3/28/2020 – 4/1/2020

Where: Seattle, WA

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Global Asbestos Awareness Week

Global Asbestos Awareness Week

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) founded Global Asbestos Awareness Week in 2004 to raise awareness about asbestos. The annual event also aims to raise awareness about asbestos prevention, joining experts and victims from around the world to share their stories. In addition to raising awareness, Global Asbestos Awareness Week advocates for a global asbestos ban.

When: 4/1/2020 – 4/7/2020

Where: Everywhere

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ADAO’s 16th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference

ADAO’s 16th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) hosts a conference every year, dedicated to asbestos awareness. Since 2005, there have been over 300 speakers with experts from 15 different countries. Individuals gather from around the world to discuss the efforts towards asbestos education, advocacy and awareness.

When: 4/3/2020 – 4/5/2020

Where: Washington, D.C.

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Global Health and Innovation Conference

Global Health and Innovation Conference

The Global Health and Innovation Conference (GHIC) hosts 2,000 professionals and students from around the country and from around the world. The event is the largest global health conference and the largest social entrepreneurship conference, bringing together leaders, changemakers and individuals from multiple global health sectors. Participants can attend panels on environmental health, health advocacy, technology in health and more.

When: 4/4/2020 – 4/5/2020

Where: Yale University, New Haven, CT

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American Public Health Association National Public Health Week

American Public Health Association National Public Health Week

The American Public Health Association (APHA) dedicates a week every April to recognize the importance of public health. This week is also meant to highlight issues important to improving the nation. The APHA releases new materials each year during Health Week to help raise awareness about public health and prevention.

When: 4/6/2020 – 4/12/2020

Where: Everywhere

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European Lung Cancer Congress 2020

European Lung Cancer Congress 2020

The European Lung Cancer Congress (ELCC) is an international, collaborative conference to discuss the latest findings and advance science toward finding a cure for lung cancers. Experts from around the world will share insights on multimodal treatment options, brain metastases, treatment for adverse reactions and more.

When: 4/15/2020 – 4/18/2020

Where: Geneva, Switzerland

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AACR Annual Meeting 2020

AACR Annual Meeting 2020

The American Association for Cancer Research is hosting its annual meeting covering the latest cancer research news. Attendees will hear discussions on cancer biology, translational research, clinical trials, cancer survivorship and more. Participants will also have the opportunity to attend hands-on educational sessions with leading oncologists and researchers from across the nation.

When: 4/24/2020 – 4/29/2020

Where: San Diego, CA

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Linda Molinari Editor in Chief

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


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


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