Lung Cancer Screening: Who, What, Where, When, and Why

Duration:

90 Minutes

Webinar Speakers

Bill Blatt, MPH

National Director of Tobacco Programs, American Lung Association

Bill Blatt is National Director of Tobacco Programs for the American Lung Association. In that role, he is responsible for all of the Lung Association’s health education programs, activities and messages related to tobacco prevention and cessation. Bill’s accomplishments at the Lung Association include the creation and release of new editions of their adult smoking cessation program Freedom From Smoking® and the new Freedom From Smoking® Plus, as well as Not On Tobacco® (N-O-T), America’s most widely used smoking cessation program for teens. Bill’s other professional interests include smokefree multi-unit housing and improving health equity, particularly regarding tobacco use in the low SES, LGBT and behavioral health populations.

Carly Ornstein, MPH, CHES

National Director of Lung Cancer Education, American Lung Association

Webinar Objectives

Webinar Objectives:

  1. Describe lung cancer, its causes, screening techniques and related eligibility criteria
  2. Communicate the essentials of insurance coverage for lung cancer screening
  3. Access lung cancer support resources and lung cancer screening information
  4. Discuss the role of smoking cessation in lung cancer screening
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