2016 National NET Patient Conference

09/22/2016 - 09/24/2016


SAVE THE DATES! The 2016 (yes that’s 2016!) National NET Patient Conference will be held September 22-24 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network is the conference sponsor.

Run for the Stripes, 5K Run/1 Mile Walk, Pennsylvania


Run for the Stripes

Now in its fourth year, Run for The Stripes raises awareness for neuroendocrine cancers and funds for NET research at the University of Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center.  The 5K run/walk will be held at the Philadelphia Zoo. Runners, walkers, and spectators are all invited!! Jan Eisner is the Race Director. Register at Active.com. Read more here:  http://www.racefornet.com/.

3rd Annual Conference, Asia Pacific NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society (APNETS)

10/30/2015 - 10/31/2015

                    Asia Pacific NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society (APNETS) 3rd Annual Conference

The 3rd annual conference of the Asia Pacific NeuroEndocrine Tumour Society (APNETS) will be held on October 30 and 31, 2015 in Malayasia.  APNETS, a professional society composed of healthcare professionals and scientists, is committed to enhancing the management of neuroendocrine tumors in the Asia Pacific through networking and international collaboration.

NCAN's 7th Annual "Strides for the Stripes" Zebra Walk

10/24/2015 - 10:30am - 3:00pm

              Strdies for Stripes Zebra Walk

The Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network (NCAN) will hold its 7th Annual "Strides for Stripes" Zebra Walk on Saturday, October 24 from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm at Eisenhower Park Field 6A in East Meadow, NY.  The walk helps raise money for programs that assist NET cancer patients and brings about awareness of carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancers.

NANETS 2015 Symposium

10/15/2015 - 10/17/2015

The North American NeuroEndocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) will present its 8th Annual Symposium from October 15 to 17, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Click here for the agenda and more information.

NANETS 2015 Symposium

New Jersey Carcinoid Cancer Network 2015 Conference


Save the date for the 2015 New Jersey Carcinoid Cancer NETwork conference -- Saturday, October 3.  The conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Edison, New Jersey and there will be a special room rate of $105.00 per night plus tax.  To be placed on a mailing list for conference updates, please send an email to confreg@njcarcinoidnetwork.org and include your contact information.  Additional details about the conference will be posted here soon.

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Patient and Family Seminar

07/25/2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm

Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) 1 and 2 patients and their families are invited to attend this free, half-day educational seminar presented by the Lurie Cancer Center of Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois.  A boxed lunch and discounted parking will be provided to all registered guests.  The program is presented in partnership with American Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Support, which will host a reception following the seminar.  Click here for the featured speakers, topics covered, and to register.

American Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Support     Lurie Cancer Center, Northwestern University

2015 Los Angeles Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient & Caregiver Education Conference

06/27/2015 - 9:00am - 4:30pm

LACNETS, the Los Angeles Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, and the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation, in partnership with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, are presenting the 2015 Patient & Caregiver Education Conference, a free full-day conference.  The conference will feature expert speakers (click here for the flyer/agenda) on the latest in neuroendocrine cancer diagnosis and treatment.  Click here to register.

Caring for Carcinoid Foundation

              LACNETS, Los Angeles Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumor Society

NET Cancer Patient Conference, Minnesota

06/20/2015 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

The Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network is sponsoring a day-long NET Cancer Patient Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Saturday, June 20.  The guest speakers will include carcinoid/NET specialists Dr. Eugene Woltering, Dr. Thomas O'Dorisio, Dr. Heidi Connolly, and Dr. J. Philip Boudreaux. Click here for more information and to register.

Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network NET Cancer Patient Conference, Minnesota, June 2015

Luncheon with Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Expert Physicians in White Plains, NY


Join carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor patients in White Plains, NY on Sunday, June 14, 2015 for a unique opportunity to have lunch with three medical experts. Share your experiences with others who have similar concerns and hear from physicians on issues ranging from NET cancer treatments and surgery to follow-up testing and new developments.  Read more and make your reservation