Kentucky LEADS

OUR MISSION: The Kentucky LEADS Collaborative is dedicated to reducing the burden of lung cancer in Kentucky and beyond through development, evaluation, and dissemination of novel, community-based interventions to promote provider education, survivorship care, and prevention and early detection regarding lung cancer.

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Introducing the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative

What is the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative? Principal Investigator Jamie Studts, PhD explains the mission of the Collaborative in this brief video.




Led by Kentucky LEADS Collaborative team member, Dr. Jessica Burris, the UK Markey Cancer Center is participating in this effort to integrate compassionate, evidence-based tobacco treatment more effectively into cancer care delivery. Described version: How can we help cancer patients quit tobacco? This video, "Cancer Center Cessation Initiative: Implemen...
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2 weeks ago

Kentucky LEADS Collaborative

Americans Unaware of Women's Top Cancer Killer
Survivors, Advocates Kick Off Awareness Month at National Press Club Event- LUNGevity's Lauren Humphries was there!
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Lung cancer ends the lives of more Americans than any three other cancers combined, but it is my hope that the 2018 lung cancer awareness month (#LCAM) will be about the passion and compassion necessary to change that. Headed to DC and the National Press Club to help launch #LCAM.

Cheers to our partners throughout the Kentucky LEADS Collaborative, and lung cancer clinicians everywhere working to reduce the burden of lung cancer.
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