Global Calendar

Updated on June 1, 2017

June:Men’s Health/Cancer Awareness Month

June 4, 2017: 30th Annual National Cancer Survivors Day

June 5, 2017: UN World Environment Day

June 6, 2017: Janelle Bedel’s Wonder Woman Day in Rushville, IN

June 15 – 16, 2017: UK Oncology Forum in Birmingham, United Kingdom

June 19-23, 2017:Health and Safety Week in the United Kingdom

June 20-22, 2017: SHExpo in London, United Kingdom

July 7, 2017: Mesothelioma Action Day in the United Kingdom

July 31-August 4, 2017: ASTM Johnson Conference in Burlington, VT

August 1, 2017: World Lung Cancer Day

SIEC 2017: Safety in Industrial Environment Conference

September 3-6, 2017:XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017 in Singapore

Macmillan’s “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” in United Kingdom

September: Kayaking for Meso: A Kayaking Event to Raise Awareness of Mesothelioma

September 26, 2017: Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 30, 2017: Miles for Meso in Alton, Illinois

October 1 – 4, 2017: UICC World Cancer Congress in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

October 13, 2017: Patient and Carer Day in Teddington, United Kingdom

October 15 – 18 2017: 18th World Lung Cancer Conference in Yokohama, Japan

November4 – 8, 2017: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia

November 20;- 21, 2017:IOSH 2017 Conference in Birmingham, United Kingdom

November 26 – 28, 2017: Asbestos Safety and Eradication Summit in Canberra, Australian

November 2017:Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November 2017:Family Caregiver Month

December 5, 2017: Giving Tuesday

National COSH Conference in Baltimore, Maryland

December 28, 2017:Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting in Loving Memory

January 4, 2018:Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting in Honor and Support

January 2018: The British Thoracic Oncology Group (BTOG)

February: National Cancer Prevention Month

February 2018: National Cancer Prevention Day

February 2018:12th Annual Lungleavin Day Celebration

February 2018:World Cancer Day

March 2018: International Women’s Day

April 1 – 7, 2018:Global Asbestos Awareness Week

April 1 – 7, 2018:National Public Health Week

April 2018: Healthy Schools Day

April 7, 2018: World Health Day

April 13 – 15, 2018: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization 13th International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference in Washington, DC

April 2018: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale, CT

April 28, 2018:International Workers Memorial Day

May 2018: National Nurses Week 2018

May 2018:National Women’s Health Week

May 2018: National Cancer Research Month

May 20, 2018: International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD)

The American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce)

European Society of Thoracic Surgery Conference 

33rd International Congress on Occupational Health: TBA