Awareness

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

Sun, 06/14/2015

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.

National Doctors' Day

Mon, 03/30/2015

March 30 is NATIONAL DOCTORS’ DAY. In recognition of carcinoid/neuroendocrine tumor (NET) doctors – you are our heroes and superheroes!! Pictured are some of the NET specialists throughout the United States. For a list of the doctors pictured, click here.

National Cancer Survivors Day

Sun, 06/07/2015

National Cancer Survivors Day® is an annual celebration of life that is held in hundreds of communities. It is “a CELEBRATION for those who have survived, an INSPIRATION for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of SUPPORT for families, and an OUTREACH to the community.” Read more here: http://www.ncsd.org/.

Rare Disease Day 2015

Sat, 02/28/2015

This year’s theme is Living with a Rare Disease:  Day-by-Day, Hand-in-Hand. The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation is proud to be a Rare Disease Day Partner.  Learn more about how you can become involved in the United States, http://rarediseaseday.us/, and globally, http://www.rarediseaseday.org/.

Luncheon with Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Experts in New York City

Sun, 12/14/2014

Join carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor patients in New York City on Sunday, December 14, 2014 for a unique opportunity to have lunch with three medical experts.

The Bea Lehming Memorial Lectures - Virginia

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 10:00am - 12:30pm

Internationally known carcinoid/neuroendocrine cancer experts Thomas M.  O'Dorisio, MD and M. Sue O'Dorisio, MD, will be the featured speakers for The Bea Lehming Memorial Lectures in Falls Church, Virginia on Saturday, November 15. The Bea Lehming Memorial Lectures are made possible with contributions form the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) and the Captial Area Carcinoid Survivors (CACS) members.

Living with Neuroendocrine Cancer: The Second Annual Conference for Patients and Caregivers

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Neuroendocrine tumor patients and caregivers are invited for an afternoon of networking and information gathering, sponsored by the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday, October 18.

Carcinoid/NET Patient Education Day - State of Washington

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 8:45am - 4:30pm

The PNW Carcinoid/NET Support Group will present a day of learning and support for carcinoid/NET patients and their loved ones at UW Medicine in Seattle, Washington on Saturday, October 25.  The featured speakers are Veena Shankaran, MD on "Systemic Therapy Option for Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors" and Flavio Rocha, MD on "The Role of Local Therapy for Metastatic Carcinoid and PNETs."  There will also be presentations by a nutritionist, a yoga and meditation practitioner, and a nurse educator.

Tommyland Invitational Charity Golf Tournament, Utah

Sun, 09/14/2014

The 1st Annual Tommyland Tourney, a charity golf tournament to benefit the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, will be held at Schneiter's Riverside Golf Course in Riverdale, Utah on Sunday, September 14th.

3rd Annual Dean Paras Memorial 5K Cross Country Run/Walk for Neuroendocrine Cancer Research

Sun, 10/12/2014

Run, walk, or cheer on all participating in the 3rd Anuual Dean Paras Memorial 5K on Sunday, October 12th at University School in Hunting Valley, Ohio.  Registration begins at 11:30 am and the Run/Walk starts at 1:00 pm.  Malina Papanikolaou has organized the event in memory of her cousin, Dean Paras (pictured), who lost his battle with neuroendocrine cancer at the age of 26 in 2011.&n

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