Upstage Lung Cancer

Using performing arts to raise awareness and funding for lung cancer research

Research We Fund

Upstage Lung Cancer is proud to have funded over $1 million in lung cancer research.

Barbara J Gitlitz MD

2014-2018: Genomics of Young Lung Cancer Study

This grant was funded in part by Upstage Lung Cancer with Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation

Barbara J. Gitlitz, MD
University Southern California

Geoffrey R. Oxnard, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

ALCMI is the sister organization of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (ALCF) and brings together some of the finest researchers in lung cancer throughout the world. As a result of this collaborative “think tank,” a project was directed to investigate the genomic profiles of young people, under age 40, with lung cancer.