The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. For more than 110 years, the Lung Association has led the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air, whether it’s searching for cures to lung diseases, helping individuals quit smoking for good, provide resources and support for those newly diagnosed with lung disease or fighting for laws that protect the air we all breathe.
Thanks to the millions of dedicated donors, volunteers, program and event participants and staff, the Lung Association is a nationwide force, leading the way to achieve our vision of a world free of lung disease. For more information about the American Lung Association and the work that we do, you are welcome to call our Lung HelpLine at 1-800-LUNGUSA or visit Lung.org
COVID-19 Action Initiative
The American Lung Association announced through its COVID-19 Action Initiative a second cycle for applications for its COVID-19 and Respiratory Virus Research Award. The award, which helps with the search for better COVID-19 and future respiratory virus treatments as well as explores a better scientific understanding of the virus – for more information see: https://www.lung.org/media/press-releases/covid-19-grant-second-call-for-applications