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Scientific Presentations

Below is a listing of scientific presentations and posters presented by our staff. 

2016

Oral Presentations

Unmet Needs in Physical and Emotional Side Effects during Lung Cancer Treatment and Survivorship. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Jennifer C. King.

Helpline: Adapting to Changing Needs and Evolving Science. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Jennifer C. King.

"How It Feels": The Case for Awareness Campaigns with a Supportive Call to Action. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Kay Bayne.

Patient Support and Involvement in Research. (Session Co-Chair) 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Jennifer C. King.

LungMATCH: Helping Patients Navigate Clinical Trials and Treatments. NYU Annual Lung Cancer Awareness Program: Updates on Research and Clinical November 2016. Andrew Ciupek.

Addressing the Social Stigma of Lung Cancer: Counseling the Patient and Caregiver. The Association of Nurse Navigators (AONN) Best Practices in Lung Cancer Navigation Summit. Tara Perloff.

Survivor Guilt: The Secret Burden of Lung Cancer Survivorship. The Multinational Association for Supportive Cancer Care (MASCC) Annual Meeting. June 2016. Tara Perloff.

Speeding Up the Pace of Medical Research Using Patient-Provided Data. Health Datapalooza. May 2016. Jennifer C. King.

Post-Coverage Era: What's Next in Policy, Implementation and Research. 34th International Conference on Screening for Lung Cancer, IELCAP. May 2016. Amy Copeland.

Shared Decision-Making: Conversations and Tools. 34th International Conference on Screening for Lung Cancer, IELCAP. May 2016. Amy Copeland.

Survivorship Panel. (Moderator) Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) Annual Meeting. February 2016. Maureen Rigney.

Advocacy Panel. (Presenter/Panelist) Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) Annual Meeting. February 2016. Maureen Rigney.

Looking at End-of-life Support in a New Way: The GUIDES Program. The Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC). April 2016. Tara Perloff.

Troubleshooting Your Support Group: Help from The Experts. The American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). March 2016. Maureen Rigney.

Bridging Disparity Gaps in Lung Cancer through Personalized Support. The American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). March 2016. Tara Perloff.

Survivor Guilt: The Secret Burden of Lung Cancer Survivorship. The American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). March 2016. Tara Perloff.

No Decision about Me, Without Me: Giving patients voice. Cancer from Patients Perspective Summit, Cairo, Egypt. February 2016. Maureen Rigney.

How Advocacy Drives the Science of Screening. AACR-IASLC International Joint Conference on Lung Cancer Translational Science from the Bench to the Clinic. January 2016. Amy Copeland.

Posters

Patient and Caregiver Experiences: Identifying Gaps in Access to High Quality Care for Lung Cancer Patients. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Jennifer C. King; Tara Perloff; Maureen Rigney.

Quality of Life and Patient Reported Outcome Measures for Lung Cancer Patients; Treatment Outcomes, and Patient Management. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Win Boerckel and Maureen Rigney.

Survivor Guilt: The Secret Burden of Lung Cancer Survivorship. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Tara Perloff; Megan Johnson Shen; Kate Abramson; Jennifer C. King.

Evaluation of Lung Cancer Support Group Participation: Preliminary Results. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Maureen Rigney; Kate Abramson; Joanne Buzaglo;, Kayla Miller; Melissa Miller; Michelle Shwarz.

Fashion Forward: Stigma Busting in Style in Egypt. 17th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. December 2016. Maureen Rigney and Esraa Elsayed.

Molecular testing in lung cancer: patient and caregiver experiences. American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting. April 2016. Jennifer C. King.

Survivor Guilt: The Secret Burden of Cancer Survivorship. Cancer Survivorship Symposium: Advancing Care and Research. January 2016. Tara Perloff.

 

2015

Oral Presentations

Developing a Framework for Excellence in Lung Cancer Screening – The Lung Cancer Alliance Experience. 16th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. Angela Criswell.

Global Lung Cancer Coalition – Advocacy in Action. (Session Co-chair) 16th IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer. Maureen Rigney.

Framework for Quality Standards. 3rd IASLC CT Screening Workshop. Laurie Fenton Ambrose.

One-to-one caregiver support at the end-of-life: The GUIDES Program. The Future of Volunteer Management in Cancer Care Symposium. Tara Perloff.

The Phone Buddy Program: Twenty Years in Twenty Minutes. The Future of Volunteer Management in Cancer Care Symposium. Tara Perloff.

Update on National Screening Programs in the United States. 32nd International Conference on Screening for Lung Cancer. Sheila Ross.

Social Justice and other Ethical Concerns. 32nd International Conference on Screening for Lung Cancer. Sheila Ross.

How Advocacy Organizations Have Helped Accelerate Progress in Development of New Therapies for Early-stage Lung Cancer. (Panelist & Steering Committee) Prevent Cancer Lung Cancer Workshop XII. Laurie Fenton Ambrose.

Posters

One goal, different approaches: How charities across the globe help the lung cancer community. Joint American Psychosocial Oncology Society and International Psychosocial Oncology Society Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney.

Survivor Guilt: The Secret Burden of Survivorship.
Joint American Psychosocial Oncology Society and International Psychosocial Oncology Society Annual Conference. Tara Perloff.

Support Groups for People with Lung Cancer: The Role of the Non-Profit Organization.
Joint American Psychosocial Oncology Society and International Psychosocial Oncology Society Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney and Kate Abramson.

 

2014

Oral Presentations

Patient Perspectives on Lung Cancer Screening. Radiological Society of North America 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting. Laurie Fenton Ambrose.

Building a Better Lung Cancer Support Group: Experiences from the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. Association of Oncology Social Work 30th Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney. 

Delivery of Tobacco Use and Dependence Treatment in Lung Cancer Screening Sites. American Public Health Association Annual Conference. Amy Copeland.

Looking at Support for Caregivers in a New Way: The GUIDES program. International Psychosocial Oncology 16th Annual Conference. Tara Perloff.

How to Build a Better Lung Cancer Support Group: Best practices from the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. International Psychosocial Oncology 16th Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney.

Posters

How to Build a Better Lung Cancer Support Group: Best practices from Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States.
American Psychosocial Oncology Society 11th Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney; Linda Dornan; Amy Copeland; Kerrie Callaghan; Allison Hatton; Rosemary Taylor. In collaboration with Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, Lung Foundation Australia, and Sydney Adventist Hospital.

Looking at Support for caregivers in a new way: The GUIDES Program. American Psychosocial Oncology Society 11th Annual Conference. Tara Perloff.

The Global Lung Cancer Coalition: Finding common ground in our diversity.
International Psychosocial Oncology 16th Annual Conference. Maureen Rigney.