Neuroendocrine Tumor Regional Conference for Physicians & Healthcare Professionals

05/17/2014 - 7:30am - 3:45pm

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, are hosting a Neuroendocrine Tumor Regional Conference for physicians and other healthcare professionals on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Troy, Michigan. The conference will focus on "Multidisciplinary Management of NET Cancers." For a complete program and additional information, CLICK HERE.  To register, CLICK HERE.

B3 Affair, Bid, Bet & Buy for Life!

05/17/2014

The Lois Merrill Foundation will present a Masquerade Ball on Saturday, May 17 at The Abbey in San Diego, California.  The evening will include dinner, an open bar, casino gaming, music, and art.  Proceeds will benefit carcinoid/NET cancer patients. For more information, click here.

Luncheon with the Experts in New York City

05/04/2014 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Join carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor patients in New York City on Sunday, May 4, 2014 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 carcinoid heart disease to follow-up testing and new developments. Read more

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) Patient & Family Seminar

03/22/2014

Multiple endocrine neoplasia 1 and 2 patients and their families are invited to attend a free, half-day educational seminar presented by the Lurie Cancer Center of Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois in partnership with American Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Support.  The keynote speaker will be Stephen Marx, MD from the National Institutes of Health discussing The Genetics of MEN.  Additional topics include Genetic Counseling, MEN in Children, Pancreatic Surgery for MEN 1, Management of MEN 1 Pituitary Tumors, Medullary Cancer in MEN 2, and Long-Term Follow Up of MEN Patients. Click here for a seminar flyer. 

Details and registration:  http://cancer.northwestern.edu/MEN/index.cfm, 312-695-1390.

Cancer Update 2014: Neuroendocrine Tumors

03/13/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

A Review of NET Cancer Conditions for Practicing Clinicians will be Seza Gulec, MDpresented by Seza Gulec, MD (pictured), Chief of Oncology, Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Miami, Florida, on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Doubletree Grand Key Resort in Key West, Florida.  Two hours of Continuing Education are available for health professional participants.  Health professional students are welcome.  The program is being presented by Florida Keys AHEC. Download the program flyer here.  For more information and to register, call 305-743-7111, extension 208.

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

11/25/2013

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.

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