The 2nd networking meeting of the Iraq Healthy Lung Project (IHLP) was held on Tuesday 22th January 2019 between key scientists and physicians from both UK and Iraq through video-conferencing communication. The aim of this joint project is to save lives in Iraq from lung cancer by improving early detection of lung cancer using an Iraqi risk model. The meeting was sponsored by the vice-president of the University of Baghdad (UoB) for scientific affairs ‘Assist. Prof. Dr. Osamah F Abdulateef’ and the Dean of the College of Science, UoB ‘Prof. Dr. Raid K Naji’. It was co-chaired by the Co-Investigators of the project; Dr Mike Davies, University of Liverpool, UK & Dr Ahmed S K Al-Khafaji, UoB, Iraq. The project coordinator is Dr. Fadhel M Lafta, UoB.