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Part 2: Screening to Treatment: Improving African American Lung Cancer Care

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

We’ve joined forces with powerhouses in the lung cancer community in order to equip you with knowledge and empowerment in the fight against lung cancer in the African American community. Join us for a groundbreaking interactive health advocacy training designed exclusively for veterans impacted by this disease or who would be considered high risk. Early detection saves lives!

Lunch will be served.

Event Highlights:

  • Expert Insights: Gain invaluable insights from esteemed medical and health experts as they delve into crucial topics including risk factors, screening methodologies, wellness strategies, nutritional considerations, and the latest advancements in treatment options for lung cancer.
  • Empowering Simulated Experience: Step into a simulated healthcare environment tailored specifically for veterans. Navigate through real-life scenarios and gain practical skills to effectively advocate for yourself or your loved one throughout the healthcare journey.
  • Understanding Risk Factors: Learn about the significant role that smoking history, lifestyle and environmental factors play in elevating the risk of developing lung cancer. Discover actionable steps to mitigate risk and enhance overall health and well-being.
  • Interactive Discussion: Engage in discussions led by experienced facilitators, designed to deepen your understanding of lung cancer and empower you to make informed decisions about your health.
  • Peer Support and Networking: Connect with fellow veterans and caregivers who share similar experiences, challenges, and triumphs. Forge meaningful connections and access a supportive community dedicated to navigating the complexities of lung cancer together.
  • Q&A Session: Pose your burning questions to our panel of experts and receive personalized insights and guidance tailored to your specific concerns and needs.

Who Should Attend:

This event is tailored for military veterans and their caregivers who are either impacted by or at high risk for developing lung cancer, as well as anyone interested in advocating for improved healthcare outcomes in the face of this challenging diagnosis.

Don’t miss this transformative opportunity to equip yourself with the tools, knowledge, and support needed to navigate the complexities of lung cancer with confidence and resilience.

Together, let’s stand strong, advocate fiercely, and chart a path towards better health and well-being in the fight against lung cancer. Register today and take control of your healthcare journey!