Uniting Against Lung Cancer (UALC) is dedicated to funding innovative research and raising awareness to find a cure for lung cancer.

Decoding the Research

NIH announces the launch of 3 integrated precision medicine trials

ALCHEMIST is for patients with certain types of early-stage lung cancer

The Adjuvant Lung Cancer Enrichment Identification and Sequencing Trials, or ALCHEMIST, was launched today to identify early-stage lung cancer patients with tumors that harbor certain uncommon genetic changes...

read more...  August 19th, 2014

Grant Competition Open! Deadline 8/13!

Click here to download the 2014 Request for Proposals.  

Since 2003, Uniting Against Lung Cancer has awarded over $11.5 million supporting research aimed at improved treatment and a cure for lung cancers, including non-small cell and small cell lung cancers. The Foundation...

read more...  August 1st, 2014

Share Your Story: Anne

Did you know that 86% of people associate smoking with lung cancer - despite the fact that 1 out of 5 people with lung cancer never smoked? Together we can end the stigma. Read our friend, Anne's her story and learn how she is helping to raise awareness of the #1 cancer killer:&n

read more...  July 25th, 2014

Elliot's Legacy: Kites for a Cure Flying This Sunday, July 20th

Our Partner, the Chalmé family, remember Elliot R. Chalmé through the Elliot's Legacy: Kites for a Cure each year, flying this Sunday, July 20th.

"Elliot had a natural ability to touch people's lives with a great one liner and charismatic smile. A true friend to young and old,...

read more...  July 17th, 2014

Latest Updates

Don't miss the 12th Anniversary Strolling Supper with Blues & News on November 12th

Join us for the 12th Annual Strolling Supper with Blues & News on November 12, 2014 from 6:30-9:30pm at Gotham Hall  in NYC.

Hosted by honorary chairman Brian Williams, the event benefits UALC, raising funds for research and commemorating National Lung