World Lung Cancer Day 2019

1 August is World Lung Cancer Day. 

Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers worldwide, accounting for over 2 million new cases in 2018 and claiming 1.76 million lives in the same year. 

PATS alongside members of the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) commemorates, celebrates and supports those impacted by lung cancer. PATS continues to support initiatives that raise awareness about lung cancer, increase understanding about lung cancer risks, and promote early treatment around the world.

To learn more download the press release and fact sheet from The Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS), which PATS is a member of.