Diane Reidy-Lagunes, MD, a medical oncologist, will be the featured guest for Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, July 7, 2022 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Dr. Reidy-Lagunes is Associate Deputy Physician-In-Chief, Regional Care Network; Physician Ambassador, Patient Family Advisory Council for Quality; and President, MSK Medical Staff at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
Dr. Reidy-Lagunes cares for people with gastrointestinal and endocrine cancers, including neuroendocrine, adrenal, colon, appendix, and pancreatic cancers, and cholangiocarcinoma. Her research is focused on finding methods to use a molecular-based approach to treat neuroendocrine and adrenocortical cancers.
The clinical trials for which Dr. Reidy-Lagunes is a co-investigator are:
- A Phase IB Study of Relacorilant and Pembrolizumab Immunotherapy for People with Adrenocortical Carcinoma that Produces Too Much Cortisol
- A Phase II Study of Different Embolization Approaches to Treat Neuroendocrine Liver Metastases
- A Phase III Study of Cabozantinib versus Placebo in Patients with Inoperable or Metastatic Pancreatic Neuroendocrine and Carcinoid Tumors
- A Study Comparing Lutetium Edotreotide with Standard Treatments in People with Digestive Neuroendocrine Tumors
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 2020-2021 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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