Mesothelioma.com Resources for Patients and their Families

Mesothelioma Event Listing

Calendar Icon

We have compiled a comprehensive list of events related to mesothelioma and asbestos across the United States and around the world. If you have an event that you would like posted on this page please email us at info@mesothelioma.com.

Upcoming Events

Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting

Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization will hold a candle lighting in loving memory of Jill Vaughn, who started the tradition, and countless other mesothelioma warriors. To add a name to the list, please do so by December 15th via the link below.

  • When: 12/28/2017 - 1/4/2018
  • More Info: Event Page
National Cancer Prevention Month

National Cancer Prevention Month

Join the American Association for Cancer Research in supporting important efforts to prevent cancer by visiting the link below.

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day is an initiative of the Union for International Cancer Control to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about the disease and pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action. To learn more, please visit the link below.

Lungleavin' Day

Lungleavin' Day

Heather Von St. James will celebrate the day she lost her lung at the 12th annual Lungleavin' Day celebration on February 10th. Heather's fundraiser will benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation and the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization. To learn more, please visit the link below.

  • When: 2/10/2018
  • Where: Roseville, Minnesota
  • More Info: Event Page
Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day

On Rare Disease Day, millions of patients and their families around the world share their stories to promote awareness of the challenges, hopes, and needs of those living with rare diseases. To learn more, please visit the National Organization for Rare Disorders via the link below.

Global Asbestos Awareness Week

Global Asbestos Awareness Week

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization dedicates April 1-7 to increasing awareness of asbestos and preventing exposure by bringing together experts and victims from around the world to share, learn, and take action. To learn more, please visit their site via the link below.

National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week

During the first week of April, the American Public Health Association brings together communities across the United States to observe National Public Health Week as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation. For more information, please visit their site via the link below.

ADAO 14th International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference

ADAO 14th International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization's annual conference brings together more than 300 speakers ranging from experts, victims, and unions to lawmakers from 14 different countries to speak about joint efforts in education, advocacy, and awareness. To learn more about the conference, please visit the ADAO's site via the link below.

  • When: 4/13/2018 - 4/15/2018
  • Where: Arlington, VA
  • More Info: Event Page
Global Health & Innovation Conference

Global Health & Innovation Conference

This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, change-makers, and participants from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. For more information, please visit the conference's site via the link below.

  • When: 4/14/2018 - 4/18/2018
  • Where: Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • More Info: Event Page
American Thoracic Society International Conference

American Thoracic Society International Conference

The American Thoracic Society International Conference is the longest running, large-scale conference in the world offering groundbreaking research in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine. Entering its 114th year, the ATS conference brings together more than 16,000 clinicians, researchers, and pulmonary, critical care, and sleep professionals from 102 countries around the globe to engage on the latest scientific advances and groundbreaking research, and launch new professional collaborations. For more information, please visit the ATS's conference site via the link below.

  • When: 5/18/2018 - 5/23/2018
  • Where: San Diego, CA
  • More Info: Event Page

Past Events

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Summit

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Summit

The summit will bring together well renowned local and international experts in asbestos management, health, advocacy, and governance to look at best practices in managing the dangers of asbestos in our community and abroad. For more information, please visit the summit's website below.

  • When: 11/26/2017 - 11/28/2017
  • Where: Old Parliament House, Canberra, Australia
  • More Info: Event Page
IOSH 2017 Conference

IOSH 2017 Conference

The IOSH is transforming health and safety across the world. The 2017 conference will combine presentations from motivational and industry experts aimed at providing the most up to date OSH information. For more information, please visit the conference's website below.

  • When: 11/20/2017 - 11/21/2017
  • Where: Birmingham, UK
  • More Info: Event Page
American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

The APHA brings together people at the global and national levels, including past surgeon generals and heads of health organizations around the world to educate leaders in public health, including professors and deans from the leading public health schools and programs. For more information, please visit the APHA's website below.

  • When: 11/4/2017 - 11/8/2017
  • Where: Atlanta, GA
  • More Info: Event Page
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer

International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer

The IASLC 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer will take place from October 15–18, 2017 at the Pacifico Yokohama Convention Center. Medical doctors, scientists, nurses, health professionals, government officials, partners from the industry, health advocacy groups and patients will come together in order to obtain and exchange information on advances in the management of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, while considering both global and regional aspects.

  • When: 10/15/2017 - 10/18/2017
  • Where: Yokohama, Japan
  • More Info: Event Page
Patient and Carer Day

Patient and Carer Day

Join Mesothelioma UK at The Lensbury Hotel, Broom Road, Teddington as they host the 12th annual Patient and Carer Day, for people with mesothelioma and their families, friends, and carers. It's a day filled with learning, sharing experiences, and meeting others in similar situations. Please visit the event's site below for more information.

  • When: 10/13/2017
  • Where: United Kingdom
  • More Info: Event Page
Treatment Options

Mesothelioma Treatment Options

  • Breaking News
  • Emerging Clinical Trials
  • Delivered within 24 hrs

Yes   No

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog

FEATURED CONTENT:


RECENT POSTS:

Jenni DeHart Remembers Her Father’s Battle with Stage 4 Pleural Mesothelioma

Talcum Powder Lawsuits: How Asbestos-Contaminated Talc Harms People

The Benefits of Comprehensive Support Services for Mesothelioma Families

Mesothelioma Treatment Guide

Free Mesothelioma Treatment Guide

Please fill in the form below to request our FREE Mesothelioma Treatment Guide. It will be sent to you within 24 hours.

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with mesothelioma?

Get Access To: