Robert Ramirez, DO, FACP, medical oncologist at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center in Nashville, Tennessee, will be the featured guest for Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, November 11, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, EST.
Dr. Ramirez has clinical and research interests in neuroendocrine tumors of the lung including DIPNECH, typical and atypical carcinoids, as well as lung cancer, specifically non-small cell and small cell cancers. He joined the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center earlier in 2021 after practicing for many years at Ochsner Medical Center and Louisiana State University (LSU) Health Science Center in New Orleans.
A highly specialized and nationally known oncologist who has focused on thoracic cancers and neuroendocrine tumors, Dr. Ramirez’s research on NETs has been published in numerous medical journals. He is member of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, serving on its Communications Committee, and the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, having served on its Nominating Committee as well as its Scientific Review and Research Committee, and was recently elected to the NANETS Board of Directors.
Learn more about lung NETs and DIPNECH from Dr. Ramirez in CCF’s video here:
To view the Luncheon with the Experts program come to CCF’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Carcinoid/, at noon Eastern Time. There is no need to register and there is no special link.
Viewers are welcome to pose questions during the live program.
The Facebook Live events are hosted by B. Rain Bennett, a longtime CCF filmmaker and dear friend of the NETs community.
If you are on Facebook but unable to join at the scheduled time, the presentations will remain permanently on CCF’s Facebook page in the Video section, https://www.facebook.com/pg/Carcinoid/videos/. You can view all of the 2020-2021 presentations at that link too.
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With special thanks to Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, sponsor of the Luncheon with the Experts series.
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