For Media

Welcome to the American Lung Association Press Room

The American Lung Association press room features resources for media journalists, including the latest news on education, advocacy and research on lung health, information on our experts in lung health or air quality available for interview, media materials and more.

National media contact:

Stephanie Goldina

Local media contact:

Valerie Gleason

News and Press Releases

Read current news, statements, and updates from the American Lung Association.

Featured News

COVID-19: What Those with Lung Disease Should Know
Read more

Experts Available for Interview

A variety of experts on lung disease, healthy air and tobacco use are available for interview by members of the new media. Browse biographies and photos of American Lung Association experts. (Inquiries on lung health from the general public may be directed to our toll-free Lung HelpLine 1-800-LUNGUSA.)

Multimedia Library


Lung health

Healthy air, air pollution and clean energy


Medical Research



*Footage of LUNG FORCE Heroes sharing their personal connections to lung cancer is available upon request.

  • LUNG FORCE Advocacy Day
    Description: LUNG FORCE Heroes (lung cancer patients and caregivers) head to Capitol Hill to advocate for cancer research funding and quality and affordable healthcare.

Contact to learn more about materials available for media use, such as videos and PSAs, B-roll, articles available for reprint and more.



Page last updated: March 26, 2020

Better Breather Club | Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital
Nassawadox, VA | Mar 26, 2020
Better Breather Club | Riverside Tappahannock Hospital
Tappahannock, VA | Mar 26, 2020