Global Asbestos and Mesothelioma Calendar

Updated on July 26, 2017

August 1, 2017: World Lung Cancer Day

September 2017: ADAO Mesothelioma Awareness Month

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

September 9, 2017: Kayaking for Meso: A Kayaking Event to Raise Awareness of Mesothelioma

September 19, 2017: Environmental, Health & Safety Communications Panel Symposium in Little Rock, AR

September 26, 2017: Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 26, 2017: ADAO’s Twitter Chat from 12:00 pm ET – 1:00 pm ET

September 29, 2017: Macmillan’s “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” in United Kingdom 

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

November 2017: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November 2017: Family Caregiver Month

November 4 – 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

December 5, 2017: Giving Tuesday

December 5 – 7, 2017: National COSH Conference in Baltimore, Maryland

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

January 2018: The British Thoracic Oncology Group (BTOG)

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

February 2018: National Cancer Prevention Month

February 2018: National Cancer Prevention Day

February 2018: 12th Annual Lungleavin’ Day Celebration

February 2018: World Cancer Day

February 28, 2018: National Sponsor of Rare Disease Day (NORD)

March 2018: International Women’s Day

April 2018: Healthy Schools Day

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

April 1 – 7, 2018: Global Asbestos Awareness Week

April 1 – 7, 2018: National Public Health Week

April 7, 2018: World Health Day

April 13 – 15, 2018: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization 14th International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference in Washington, DC

April 28, 2018: International Workers Memorial Day

April 29 – May 4, 2018: 32nd International Congress on Occupational Health in Dublin, Ireland

May 2018: National Nurses Week 

May 2018: National Women’s Health Week

May 2018: National Cancer Research Month 

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

May 20 – 23, 2018: American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) in Philadelphia, PA

June 2018: Men’s Health/Cancer Awareness Month

June 2018: Janelle Bedel’s Wonder Woman Day in Rushville, IN

June 2018: Health and Safety Week in the United Kingdom

July 2018: Mesothelioma Action Day in the United Kingdom

June 3, 2018: 31st Annual National Cancer Survivors Day 

June 5, 2018: UN World Environment Day

June 19 – 21, 2018:  SHExpo in London, United Kingdom

August 1, 2018: World Lung Cancer Day