Resources for Patients and their Families

MCA Search and Resources

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance site is a comprehensive resource for mesothelioma patients and caregivers. Feel free to browse through this complete list of resources available to you or simply start browsing through our site's key sections.

Mesothelioma Treatment Guide


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Read more about:

  • Top Mesothelioma Doctors and Cancer Centers in your area
  • New and Emerging Treatment Methods
  • The Latest Clinical Trials
  • Support Resources for Patients and Families
  • And More...

Search the MCA Web site

We invite you to use this search tool to locate the mesothelioma related topic you are most interested in. Our Web site has the latest information about mesothelioma and the potential health risks associated with asbestos exposure.

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Locate the Best Doctors and Cancer Centers

The most important decision one makes after after receiving a mesothelioma diagnosis is where and with who to begin their care. Finding the right doctor and cancer center for your specific needs is a critical first step.

Top Mesothelioma CANCER CENTERS

Mesothelioma Clinics

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Get the Best Care:

  • Specialty Cancer Centers
  • VA Treatment Facilities
  • Local or Nationwide
  • The Right Fit for Your Diagnosis


Mesothelioma Doctors

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Get Started Now:

  • Find the Right Doctor for You
  • Discuss Treatment Options
  • Latest Clinical Trials
  • Develop a Comprehensive Plan

Speak with a Mesothelioma Survivor

Sometimes speaking with someone who has successfully battled through a cancer like mesothelioma can be inspiring and give hope. Heather has been a long time advocate for mesothelioma awareness. She is more than happy to speak with those looking for support and guidance.


Von St. James Family

Coordinate a time to speak with Heather Von St. James.

Learn Firsthand About:

  • Heather’s Amazing Story
  • Dr. David Sugarbaker’s Successful Treatment Approach
  • Life After Surviving a Mesothelioma Diagnosis
  • Coping Strategies for Patients & Family Members

Ask a Question About Mesothelioma

As a partner at Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen, Jennifer Lucarelli has provided legal counsel to over 1,000 mesothelioma clients nationwide. She has extensive knowledge about military service and shipyard asbestos exposure experienced by veterans while serving in the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines. She also represents tradesmen and their families including machinists, insulators, pipefitters, plumbers, railroad workers, boiler tenders, welders and more. Jen enjoys taking the time to get to know you and your family personally and assisting in any way that she can.

Have a QUESTION? Ask Jen

Attorney Jennifer Lucarelli

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Meet Attorney Jennifer Lucarelli:

  • Advocate for over 1,000 mesothelioma victims
  • Knowledge of Navy shipyard asbestos exposure
  • Well versed in the latest mesothelioma treatment options
  • Experience with the VA disability claim filing process

Support a Loved One

Those who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma or other types of terminal cancer can find tremendous comfort in the support they get from family, friends and caregivers.


Help Find a Cure

FREE Mesothelioma Awareness Wristbands and Treatment Guide.

Your Support is Needed:

  • Wear an Awareness Wristband
  • Understand Treatment Options
  • Learn About Clinical Trials
  • Spread Hope!

Get Financial Help to Provide Security

Financial Assitance is available to those diagnosed with mesothelioma to help them offset high medical treatment costs and to provide future support for their loved ones. Learn more about the over $32 Billion available now for mesothelioma victims through over 50 active asbestos trusts and 9 expected future trusts.

Financial Assistance For Mesothelioma Victims

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE For Mesothelioma Victims

Request FREE information about financial assistance that may be available for those diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Learn More About the Following:

  • Mesothelioma Trust Funds
  • $32 Billion Already Set Aside
  • Compensation for Veterans
  • It’s Easy to See if You Qualify

Upcoming Events

January 21, 2017
Sodak Con's Youtube page

Larry Burkhead's Charity Livestream

“Join Larry's daughter Ashley and SoDak Con, as they play games for 24 hours to raise funds and awareness for the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (MARF). ”

January 25, 2017
7044 Los Tilos Ave, Los Angeles, CA

Photography Gallery and Cocktail Party

“Global Images USA will host an art gallery viewing and cocktail party showcasing iconic works from world-renowned photographers at a private Hollywood Hills residence.The lists of artists whose works will be for sale include Helmut Newton, Frank Worth, David LaChapelle, Timothy White, and many more. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Pacific Mesothelioma Center. ”

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Blog


January 20, 2017
Emily Walsh

The Importance of Grief Counseling for Mesothelioma Patients and Families

“Mesothelioma is a disease that comes with a grim outlook with only an average of 8% of patients who survive five years after their diagnosis. Because it has such a poor prognosis, a big part of treating mesothelioma – or any form of cancer, really – includes addressing mental impact it has on patients and their family members.”