Australia dedicates over $500 million to alleviating its lung cancer burden
Network hosts event in Copenhagen to demonstrate that collaboration is key in improving lung cancer survival
To coincide with ELCC 2023 the the Network hosted an event in Copenhagen to highlight the value of LDCT screening.
Behind the scenes of US Lung Cancer Screening Day
We speak with Tiffany Gowen, who shares her reflections on the inaugural National Lung Cancer Screening Day and her hopes for what 2023’s Screening Day could achieve.
New framework developed to support the implementation of low-dose CT lung cancer screening
The Lung Cancer Policy Network has published 'A framework to support implementation of LDCT lung cancer screening', to enable a robust assessment of readiness to implement a lung cancer screening programme.
Lung Cancer Policy Network video on screening now available in five languages
Our recent Lung Cancer Policy Network video, ‘Why lung cancer screening should be a global policy priority’, is now available in five languages – English, German, French, Spanish and Polish.
Lung cancer screening in Japan
Since 1987, Japan has offered chest X-ray screening to people aged 40 or older. However, LDCT screening in Japan is commonly performed on a voluntary basis.
Meet our members: Witold Rzyman
We speak to Witold Rzyman, Chief Surgeon at the Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland.
The Lung Cancer Policy Network’s statement on the EU Recommendation on cancer screening
The Lung Cancer Policy Network welcomes the inclusion of lung cancer in the EU Council Recommendation and now looks towards the implementation of effective lung cancer screening programmes.
Meet our members: Andrea Borondy Kitts
We speak to Andrea Borondy Kitts, Patient Advocate, Rescue Lung Association in the US.
Watch now: Why lung cancer screening should be a global policy priority
Lung Cancer Policy Network members representing a range of locations and areas of expertise feature in this video.
Lung cancer screening in Poland
Poland has made important contributions to the lung cancer screening agenda in Europe.
Watch now: ‘Towards implementation: momentum for lung cancer screening in the EU’ round table
On 27 September 2022, the Lung Cancer Policy Network hosted a virtual round table on turning recommendations into implementation of lung cancer screening in the EU.