Membership Criteria

The ACS NLCRT consists of member organizations and invited experts who reflect a broad involvement in increasing lung cancer screening, promoting tobacco treatment, and optimizing treatment for individuals with lung cancer. Applications for membership will be reviewed and approved by the ACS NLCRT Steering Committee

Organizations or individuals must meet one or more of the criteria listed below to be considered for membership:

  • Have a strong interest in reducing lung cancer morbidity and mortality
  • Have outstanding expertise and reputation in lung cancer information and research
  • Have special expertise in any of the following: lung cancer risk reduction, early detection, diagnosis, staging, treatment, stigma, and patient support
  • Can deliver lung cancer education to individuals with lung cancer and/or providers
  • Can deliver lung cancer screening services
  • Can deliver tobacco treatment services

Categories of Membership