LSU Lung Cancer Research Study

Diptasri Mandal, PhD:
Principal Investigator
(504) 568-6156      

Angelle Bencaz, MSPH

(504) 568-2216


Jessica Chambliss, MS, CRC:


(504) 568-7027


Toll-Free: 1-888-720-7757    



Lung Cancer Study Homepage

Click on any of the following social support links and materials:


Online Groups & Support Communities


  2. CancerConnect (online resource and social network)

  3. Cancer Hope Network

  4. HealthUnlocked (The social network for health)

  5. Lung Cancer Alliance’s Support Services (Lung Cancer Alliance)

  6. Lung Cancer Support Group (DailyStrength)

  7. Lung Cancer Support Group (LUNGevity Foundation)

  8. Lung Cancer Support Groups (

  9. Lung Cancer Survivors Support Community (Inspire)



  12. OncoChat

  13. Patient & Caregiver Support (Free to Breathe)

  14. Patients Like Me

  15. Patient Support Group (CancerCare)

  16. Smart Patients  Lung Cancer Community  (online community for patients and caregivers)

  17. The Cancer Support Community (A Global Network of Education and Hope)

  18. WhatNext


In-person Groups 

  1. Across the United States (provided by Lung Cancer Alliance)

  2. Louisiana (provided by Lung Cancer Alliance)


Web Page Articles

  1. Lung Cancer Support: 5 Things about Lung Cancer Support Explained (Lung Cancer Central) (web page)



  1. American Lung Association 's Lung Helpline: 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872)

  2. Cancer Support Community's Lung Cancer Support Helpline: 1-888-793-9355

  3. Free to Breathe's Support Line: 1-844-835-4325

  4. Lung Cancer Alliance's Peer-to-Peer "Phone Buddy Program": 1-800-298-2436 


Social Media

  1. Lung Cancer Support Community (Facebook, nonprofit) 

  2.  White Ribbon Movement - Supporting Lung Cancer Awareness (Facebook)


Video Library

  1. Navigating Lung Cancer: Stories of Suppor t (American Lung Association) (YouTube)





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