ENETS Annual Conference

03/05/2014 - 03/07/2014

ENETS, the European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, will hold its 11th Annual Conference in Barcelona, Spain from May 5-7, 2014. All ENETS members and anyone interested in NET research and clinical practice is invited to attend the conference.  For more information, click here.

Neuroendocrine Mid-Winter Conference, Colorado

02/08/2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Carcinoid/NET specialist Dr. Eric Liu and Dr. W. Thomas Purcell, Executive Medical Director of Oncology Services at the University of Colorado Hospital, will be the guest speakers for the Neuroendocrine Mid-Winter Conference on Saturday, February 8 from 10 am to 2 pm at the University of Colorado Medical Campus, Anschutz Outpatient Building. A light lunch will be provided. The conference is sponsored by the Neuroendocrine Carcinoid Cancer Education Association. For more information and to RSVP, contact Jeanne Lambert, 970-229-1366 or jj.lambert@comcast.net. Click here for the conference flyer.

NorCal CarciNET 2014 Patient Conference

01/19/2014 - 9:30am - 3:30pm

A day of discussion on the latest developments in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) research and treatment. Topics will range from discovery and diagnosis through treatment and living with cancer and feature experts from UCSF,  ZentralKlinik in Bad Berka, and others to be announced. Open to patients, caregivers and those interested in NETs. The agenda will be available in early December and the conference will be held at the Krutch Theater (Clark-Kerr) on the UC Berkeley campus.  CLICK HERE for more information and to register.

NorCal CarciNET Support Group for Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients


NET Cancer Patient Conference, Los Angeles, CA

12/14/2013 - 8:00am - 4:00pm

The Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) is presenting a day-long conference in Los Angeles, California, on Saturday, December 14.  Featured speakers include Dr. Edward Wolin, Dr. Eric Liu, Dr. Eugene Woltering, Dr. Yi-Zarn Wang, Dr. Charles Nutting, and Mia Tepper. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza and a special rate is available until November 18th for conference guests.  For more information and to register, CLICK HERE.

Neuroendocrine Tumor Regional Conference for Physicians & Healthcare Professionals - Colorado

12/13/2013 - 12/13/2014

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) is hosting a Neuroendocrine Tumor Regional Conference for physicians and other healthcare professionals on Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  Registration will open soon.

Neuroendocrine Tumors Conference -- UKI NETS and the Royal College of Physicians


The UKI NETS 11th National Conference will be a joint meeting with the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and will take place on November 25, 2013 at the RCP in London.  The event aims to bring together professionals in the field of neuroendocrine tumors to discuss the latest developemtns and best practice.

Click here for more information.

4th Annual Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day


NET Cancer Day, November 10, 2013The 4th Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day will be held internationally on November 10, 2013.  Sign the Proclamation in support of the awareness campaign, http://netcancerday.org/support-us/sign-the-proclamation, become a friend on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/netcancerday, follow the campaign on Twitter, https://twitter.com/netcancerday, view NET Cancer Day videos on YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/netcancerday, and sign up for the NET Cancer Day e-newsletter, http://netcancerday.org/.

1st Annual Carcinoid/NET Cancer Awareness Walk -- Iowa


The Iowa Carcinoid Cancer Connection support group and the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network are sponsoring a walk to fight cancer in conjunction with Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day.  The walk will talk place at the DMACC Ankeny Campus, DMACCC Lake, Building 7 in Ankeny, Iowa.  Sign in is at noon and the walk starts at 1 pm.  Register here.  Read more here.

NET Cancer Day 2013 Webinar Features Three Leading Carcinoid/NET Specialists


In recognition of Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day on November 10, NorCal CarciNet is hosting a one-hour, free webinar. Here’s a great opportunity to hear from 3 of the leading specialists in carcinoid/NET cancer treatment on NET CANCER DAY: Professor Dr. Richard P. Baum, Bad Berka, Germany; Dr. Eric Liu, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee; and Dr. Thomas O’Dorisio, University of Iowa. The webinar will be moderated by Josh Mailman, President of NorCal CarciNET and Chair of Patient Advocacy for the Society of Nuclear Medicine, and Bill Claxton, founder of CNETS Singapore. The webinar will start at 7 am Pacific Time. To join, please register here: http://norcalcarcinet.org/index.php/netcancer-day-webinar

                NET Cancer Day 2013 Webinar

Run for the Stripes -- 5K Run/Walk


Now in its second 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 run/walk will be held at the Philadelphia Zoo.  There's an Early Bird Entry Fee through August 31.  Runners, walkers, and spectators are all invited!! Jan Eisner is the Race Director.  Click here for more information.

     Run for the Stripes 2012, Philadelphia Zoo