Aman Chauhan, MD, Director of NET Theranostics at UK Markey Cancer Center in Kentucky, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, February 24, 2022 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time.
A medical oncologist, Dr. Chauhan’s clinical interests include treating neuroendocrine tumors, including carcinoid tumors, high-grade neuroendocrine carcinomas, and small and non-small cell lung cancer. As Markey’s Director of NET Theranostics, Dr. Chauhan identifies NET patients who qualify for Lutathera® (Lutetium 177 DOTATATE) treatments for gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs). Dr. Chauhan is also a member of the multidisciplinary medical team for the Pediatric Neuroendocrine Tumor Clinical and Research Program at the Kentucky Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Chauhan completed a Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP) physician externship at the National Cancer institute (NCI) that focused on designing clinical trials and clinical research projects. He was selected to join NET Connect, an international organization that brings NET experts together and includes strategic support from a steering committee of established leaders in the field.
He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology as well as the American Association of Cancer Research and the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society.
Among Dr. Chauhan’s recent articles are:
- Management of Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
- Management of Bronchopulmonary Neuroendocrine Tumors
- hPG80 (Circulating Progastrin), a Novel Blood-Based Biomarker for Detection of Poorly Differentiated Neuroendocrine Carcinoma and Well Differentiated Neuroendocrine Tumors
- How I Treat Neuroendocrine Tumors
To read more about the clinical trials for which Dr. Chauhan is the Principal Investigator, click here.
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 2020-2022 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. “At Ipsen, patients are the heart of our science.”
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