Lung Cancer Living Room™

If you are a NEWLY DIAGNOSED patient, or LUNG CANCER patient in any place in your diagnosis and you are looking for support, patient education and empowerment, help obtaining second opinions with one of the foremost thought leaders in the world on Lung Cancer, or just need an informed ear to bend… Please contact

The monthly support group “Lung Cancer Living Room™” welcomes patients, survivors, families and friends. Our HOPE is that during our time together, we will share stories, talk through difficulties, give advice that only someone who really knows can give, raise awareness and offer support.

Location: BJALCF, 1100 Industrial Road, Suite 1, San Carlos, CA When: Every THIRD Tuesday of every month from 5:30-7:30pm
Who: Guest speakers, food for thought, drinks, and light appetizers provided

The New Networked Patient - H. Jack West, MD - 09/17/13

A discussion of the paradigm shift from the top-down, doctor-driven model to the networked patient-driven power of online communities in guiding treatment - whether clinical trials, new drugs, or managing side effects. The key to beating lung cancer is within the patients' bodies and the challenge is to collect the data describing this.