News & Updates

CARD’s Response to Senator Daines’ Letter to Congress Leadership

The Center for Asbestos Related Disease is very grateful for Senator Daines taking the initiative to send a letter to Speaker Ryan and Leader McConnell clarifying that although he looks forward to working with Congress to repeal and replace Obamacare he advocates that the Libby asbestos previsions be preserved because this is unrelated to the […]

CARD Looking for Young Adults Screened in 2000-2001

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release October 26, 2010 Libby, MT: The Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) and the University of Cincinnati have launched CHIEFS—Childhood Health Investigation and Exposure Follow-up Study.  The aim of this study is to look at potential health effects on people that were exposed to Libby amphibole asbestos as a child. […]

THANK YOU TO ADAO!

The Center for Asbestos Related Disease located in Libby Montana would like express a deep appreciation to ADAO and its contributing members for the funds to purchase a new freezer. As we continue to expand our research efforts its essential that we bank blood and tissue samples for not only the research of today but […]

Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) 2010 Tribute of Unity Award Honoree

PRESS RELEASE April 16, 2010 Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) CARD was honored with the 2010 Tribute of Unity Award by the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) at the Sixth Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference held April 9 through 11 in Chicago. CARD was recognized for its work, not only in the community of […]

Senator Baucus to Host March 31 Groundbreaking Ceremony for CARD

PRESS RELEASE March 22, 2010 Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) Libby, MT: Senator Max Baucus will host the official Groundbreaking Ceremony for the renovation and addition to the Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) beginning at 1:30 p.m. on March 31. The ceremony, open to all, will take place at the clinic behind the […]

CARD SELECTS CONTRACTOR FOR NEW FACILITY

PRESS RELEASE February 22, 2010 Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) Swank Enterprises of Kalispell was awarded the contract for the new 4,000 square foot addition and renovation of the CARD (Center for Asbestos Related Disease) clinic on Third Street in Libby. Many local contractors looked at the project, but none decided to submit a […]