The Lung Cancer Caring Ambassadors Program

Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Last Modified: August 1, 2006

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The Lung Cancer Caring Ambassadors Program
The mission of the Lung Cancer Caring Ambassadors Program is to encourage people with lung cancer to take an active role in their own healthcare, and to help others with lung cancer.


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