Patricia A. Pellikka, MD, cardiologist, echocardiographer and Chair of Mayo Clinic’s Division of Cardiovascular Ultrasound in Rochester, Minnesota, will be the featured guest for Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, December 2, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, EST.
Dr. Pellikka’s clinical focus includes: carcinoid heart disease, valvular heart disease, chromic ischemic heart disease, and applying echocardiographic imaging to evaluate disease and improve outcomes. Active in research and education, she has mentored over 100 residents and fellows. She studies the application of echocardiography and stress testing to accurately detect cardiovascular disease and improve patient outcomes.
Among Dr. Pellikka’s hundreds of publications is Diagnosing and Managing Carcinoid Heart Disease in Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors: An Expert Statement.
In the video below, Dr. Pellikka explains her approach to caring for patients and their families at Mayo Clinic.
To view the Luncheon with the Experts program come to CCF’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Carcinoid/, at noon Eastern Time. Registration is not necessary 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.
And for anyone not on Facebook, each of the presentations in the series is available on CCF’s YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/user/CarcinoidNETs. To receive notifications of all new videos on our YouTube channel, CLICK SUBSCRIBE and HIT THE BELL to receive notifications each time a new video is uploaded.
With special thanks to Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, sponsor of the Luncheon with the Experts series.
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