Facebook Live with Jeromes S. Zacks, May 17, 2019

Facebook Live Event Featuring Carcinoid Heart Disease Specialist Dr. Jerome Zacks, May 17

May 14, 2019

Join us this Friday, May 17th at 2:00 pm EST, for a special Facebook Live event! We’ll hear from neuroendocrine tumor (NET) expert Dr. Jerome S. Zacks, a cardiologist, during an in-depth discussion about Carcinoid Heart Disease.

Dr. Zacks has extensive…

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Raul S. Gonzalez, MD

Twitter Can Help Neuroendocrine Tumor Patients Understand Pathology

May 1, 2019

While the downsides of social media are getting a lot of attention in the news, we shouldn’t forget the technology’s incredible power to share useful information efficiently to all who need it. Enter Raul S. Gonzalez, MD, a pathologist at Beth Israel Deaconess

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Aman_Chauhan, MD

Promising Developments in the Pipeline for High Grade Neuroendocrine Tumor Diagnosis and Treatment

April 11, 2019

“Treatment for high grade neuroendocrine neoplasms (abnormal tissue growth) is moving the way that the treatment for triple negative breast cancer is moving — toward the realization that there are a basket of subtypes and that each can be potentially…

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Cytoreductive Surgery: Why, When, & How often?

April 3, 2019
a Q&A with Neuroendocrine Cancer Surgical Oncologist, Xavier Keutgen, MD

 

 

The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation recently presented a Live Q&A session with Dr. Xavier Keutgen, discussing surgery for people living with neuroendocrine…

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Lowell B. Anthony, MD_2

Markey Cancer Center to Host OncLive Summit on Neuroendocrine Tumors

March 19, 2019

The UK Markey Cancer Center in Lexington, Kentucky, will host OncLive’s State of the Science Summit on Neureoendocrine Tumors (NETs) on Saturday, April 20, 2019. The Summit is “designed to educate healthcare professionals on the clinical benefits …

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CCF Facebook LIVE Announcement Xavier Keutgen (1)

CCF Presents Facebook Live with NET Expert Xavier Keutgen, MD – March 18 at 12 Noon, EST

March 13, 2019

You are invited to attend a CCF Facebook Live event with Xavier Keutgen, MD on Monday, March 18 at 12 noon, Eastern Standard Time.  Dr. Keutgen, a surgical oncologist with particular expertise in treating neuroendocrine, thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal…

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Please Help Pass a Bill That Could Result in Earlier Diagnosis for Neuroendocrine Cancer Patients

February 21, 2019

NET patients, friends and families – we need your help! Greta Stifel, founder of the Stifle Cancer Foundation, NET patient thriver, advocate and political activist, has created and submitted to the State of Connecticut Public Health Committee,…

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Mary Mitchell Zoeller (left) and Kari Jones (right) in Sweden

Putting Social Work Training To Good Use: Mary Mitchell Zoeller, Group Leader of the Indiana Neuroendocrine Tumor and Carcinoid Cancer Group

February 15, 2019

Early in her career, Mary Mitchell Zoeller was working as the only medical social worker in a small hospital about an hour southeast of Indianapolis. In other words, she was the person everyone went to – doctors as well as patients and families –…

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Edward Wolin, MD_3

March Luncheon with the Experts in New York City

January 31, 2019

Join neuroendocrine tumor (NET) patients in New York City on Sunday, March 10, 2019 for a unique opportunity to have lunch with two medical experts. Share your experiences with others who have similar concerns and hear from physicians on issues ranging…

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10 Special Events and Days for the Neuroendocrine Tumor Community

January 16, 2019
From New York to California, in Canada and online, there are many upcoming events for the neuroendocrine tumor (NET) community during the months of February, March, and April.

 

“Whoever you are, you have the power to reduce the impact of cancer for…

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