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ILCN will be featuring numerous physician and patient perspectives about the challenges and benefits associated with telehealth, as well as discussing the “new normal” imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic regarding shifts in provider education, standards of care, and clinical trials

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Lung Cancer Staging Project

The IASLC Staging Project is a global effort to study and improve the current staging system for lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymic and esophageal cancer.

We are seeking volunteers to submit data on thoracic cancer patients diagnosed between January 1, 2011, and December 31, 2019 to a secure, electronic data capture system provided by Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB) in Seattle, Washington.

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Join the only network of specialists working to conquer lung and thoracic cancers worldwide. As a member, you can collaborate with a global team of thoracic oncology experts and gain access to the latest, ground-breaking research in lung cancer prevention, detection and treatment.

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Journal of Thoracic Oncology

Lung and thoracic specialists count on the IASLC’s Journal of Thoracic Oncology to provide perspective on innovation in prevention, detention, diagnosis and cutting-edge treatments. As a leading medical journal focusing on lung and thoracic cancers, the journal is dedicated to presenting original research reviews and opinions from a wide range of disciplines within the medical community.

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June 29, 2020
Journal of Thoracic Oncology Impact Factor Continues to Increase
May 20, 2020
Access to targeted therapies for lung cancer depends on accurate identification of patients’ biomarkers through molecular testing, but survey results published today in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology suggest that many international clinicians are unaware of evidence-based guidelines that support the use of molecular testing.
May 15, 2020
Lung cancerpatients are at heightened risk for COVID-19 and the reported high mortalityrate among lung cancer patients with COVID-19 has given pause to oncologistswho are faced with patients with not one, but two severe, life-threateningdiseases.

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IASLC Publications

From specialized atlases to our award-winning textbook, IASLC publications are an invaluable educational resource for the thoracic oncology community.

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On Nearly Every Continent, Our Members Are Working Toward a World Without Lung and Thoracic Cancers

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At IASLC, Our Mission is

 To Conquer Thoracic Cancers Worldwide