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Second Annual Lung Cancer Conference: Catalyzing Change to Address Lung Cancer

November 1 - 2, 2018 (all day)

Second Annual Lung Cancer Conference: Catalyzing Change to Address Lung Cancer

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A two-day event at the Erickson Alumni Center, Morgantown, WV including:
•   Mountains of Hope Meeting
•   Policy Summit
•   2nd Annual Lung Cancer Conference
For questions please call 304-293-2370.

A collaborative event from the WV Lung Cancer Project, WVU Cancer Institute, and Mountains of Hope.


To book now contact the hotel of your choice, and tell the booking agent that you are attending the Second Annual Lung Cancer Conference.

Residence Inn by Marriott
1046 Willowdale Road, Morgantown, WV

Hampton by Hilton
1053 VanVoorhis Road, Morgantown, WV

Scholarships available for conference

Twenty conference scholarships are available to support individuals representing healthcare, social services, allied health, and community education to attend the 2018 Lung Cancer Conference. These scholarships are the result of a collaborative that includes the WVU Cancer Institute Bridge, WV Lung Cancer Project (an initiative of the Patient Advocate Foundation), and Mountains of Hope Cancer Coalition.

The value of each scholarship is $400, which includes two nights lodging and mileage reimbursement up to 250 miles.


Individuals who are health professionals, allied health professionals, or community health educators are eligible. Health/allied health professionals include, but are not limited to, persons working within a local health system, screening facility, or community health clinic. Community health educators include but are not limited to, lay worker, advocate, those working in public health, health educator, and community activist.

Application and Selection Process

Interested applicants will be required to complete a short application. The application form is available online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/lungconfscholarship and via hard copy. Contact Abby Starkey at abby.starkey@hsc.wvu.edu or 304-581-1633 with any questions and/or to request a paper application. All scholarship applications are due by October 15, 2018. Selected scholarship recipients will be notified via email by October 19, 2018.


Contact Information
Abby Starkey