Global Asbestos and Mesothelioma Calendar

Updated on April 26, 2019

April 28, 2019: International Workers Memorial Day

April 2019: Global Health & Innovation Conference

April 2019: International Congress on Occupational Health

May 6-12, 2019: National Nurses Week

May 12-18, 2019: National Women’s Health Week

May 2019: National Cancer Research Month

May 20, 2019: International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD); Paris, France

May 20-22, 2019: American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce EXP); Minneapolis, Minnesota

May 21, 2019: Dirty Laundry Screening at American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition; Minneapolis, Minnesota

June 2019: 31st Annual National Cancer Survivors Day

June 2019: UN World Environment Day

June 2019: Janelle Bedel’s Wonder Woman Day in Rushville, IN

July 2019: Action Mesothelioma Day in the United Kingdom

August 1, 2019: World Lung Cancer Day 

September 2019: ADAO Declares September Mesothelioma Awareness Month

September 2019: Miles for Meso in Alton, Illinois

September 26, 2019: Mesothelioma Awareness Day

October 2019: Health Literacy Month

November 2019: Family Caregiver Month

November 2019: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition Meeting

November 2019: Asbestos Safety and Eradication Summit in Sydney, Australia 

November 27, 2019: Giving Tuesday

December 1 – 31, 2019: End-of-Year Donation Drive

December 4-6, 2019: National COSH Conference in Baltimore, Maryland

January 2019: The British Thoracic Oncology Group (BTOG)

January 4, 2020: Mesothelioma Warrior Candle Lighting in Honor and Support

February: World Cancer Day

February: Less Cancer’s National Cancer Prevention Day

February: 14th Annual Lungleavin’ Day Celebration

February: National Cancer Prevention Month

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

March 8: International Women’s Day

April 1-7: American Public Health Association (APHA) National Public Health Week

April 1-7, 2020: Global Asbestos Awareness Week

April 4: Healthy Schools Day

April 2019: World Health Day

TBD:  SHExpo in London, United Kingdom

TBD: International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMIG)

TBD: American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce)

TBD : Professional Abatement Contractors of New York (PACNY) Annual Conference in Syracuse, NY

TBD: Environmental Information Association Annual Conference 

TBD: IOSH 2019 Conference

TBD: 20th World Lung Cancer Conference