CarcinoidCancerAwarenessMonthPDF-2010

New York Governor Names November Carcinoid and NET Cancer Awareness Month

November 4, 2010

David A. Paterson, Governor of New York, has proclaimed the month of November 2010 Carcinoid and NET Cancer Awareness Month in the Empire State.  He is the 8th governor to participate in the Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day campaign. In his proclamation,…

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Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana

Governors of Louisiana and Montana Join Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Campaign

October 26, 2010

Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Governor Brian Schweitzer of Montana have become the 6th and 7th United States governors to pledge their support to the first Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day on November 10, 2010Governor Schweitzer wrote,…

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Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois

5th United States Governor Supports Global Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Campaign

October 23, 2010

Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois, has joined governors from Connecticut, Missouri, Mississippi, and Nebraska in support of the 1st Worldwide Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Day on November 10, 2010.   With increased awareness both in the healthcare…

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M. Jodi Rell, Governor of Connecticut

Connecticut Governor Issues Proclamation for Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day

October 22, 2010

M. Jodi Rell, Governor of Connecticut, has named November 10 as Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day. She is the fourth United States Governor to participate in the global campaign to raise awareness about carcinoid and neuroendocrine cancers and the …

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NET Cancer Awareness Day Proclamation

Canada’s Dufferin County Council Proclaims Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day

October 18, 2010

The Dufferin County Council in Ontario, Canada, has named November 10th as Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day.  This is the first municipal proclamation for the Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day in Ontario and in Canada. All members of the council signed…

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Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor of Missouri

Governor of Missouri Proclaims November 10, 2010 Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Day

October 15, 2010

In recognition of the first Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day, Jeremiah W. (Jay) Nixon, Governor of Missouri, has declared November 10, 2010 to be Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Day.  In his proclamation, Governor Nixon talked about the importance…

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Staff Sergeant Daniel Barber & Helicopter

A Carcinoid Soldier’s Survivor Story

October 1, 2010

When Staff Sergeant Daniel Barber of D Company 1-106th AVN in the Missouri National Guard was first diagnosed with carcinoid cancer in 2009 he experienced feelings of shock, despair, anger, fear and frustration.  But he was also relieved because he knew…

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Monica Warner (right) and Maryann Wahmann

Novartis Oncology Announces Winner of 2010 Warner Advocacy Award

September 27, 2010

Maryann Wahmann of the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) has been chosen as winner of the 2010 Warner Advocacy Award, established last year by Novartis Oncology to commemorate the life and work of the late Monica Warner of the Carcinoid Cancer

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iWalk for Carcinoid

iWalk for Carcinoid

September 25, 2010

iWalk for Carcinoid is a virtual walkathon to help raise money for carcinoid-related organizations. The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation is one of the organizations selected to benefit from this virtual walkathon.  Each organization has the opportunity…

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Astor Crown Plaza, New Orleans

2012 National Carcinoid & NETs Conference: Save the Date

September 24, 2010

Dr. Eugene A. Woltering, the Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN), and the New Orleans Neuroendocrine Tumor Specialist team at Ochsner Medical Center – Kenner in Louisiana have announced the dates for the 2012 National Carcinoid/NETs Conference

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