Jason S. Starr, DO, is an oncologist in the Department of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. He will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, May 12, 2022 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Dr. Starr specializes in gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies and treats patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs); neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC); colon cancer; esophageal cancer; liver cancer; pancreatic cancer, and stomach cancer.
Dr. Starr has a special interest in NETs and is committed to advancing the field through clinical research through the development and enrollment of clinical trials. He served a two-year term on the NCI (National Cancer Institute) Neuroendocrine Tumor Task Force and currently serves on the NANETS (North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society) Communications Committee. “The greatest joy of my career is the interaction and relationships I am able to have with my patients,” says Dr. Starr.
Click here for a list of Dr. Starr’s publications, including:
- “Survival and Incidence Patterns of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Over the Last 2 Decades: A SEER Database Analysis,” https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35348774/
- “Atypical Lung Carcinoid With EML4/ALK Fusion Detected With Circulating Tumor DNA,” https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35350512/
- “Blood-based next-generation sequencing analysis of neuroendocrine neoplasms,” https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32477464/
CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts series features physicians and healthcare professionals, support group leaders, patients, and colleagues who are key opinion leaders in the neuroendocrine cancer community worldwide. This weekly series is presented via Facebook Live on Thursdays from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Join us for unique discussions on a wide variety of topics for everyone in the NET community!
To view the 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 2020-2022 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 LIKE, 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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