Category: carcinoid cancer

Lisa Yen, LACNETS

Lisa Yen Selected as 2020 Monica Warner Award Recipient

May 27, 2021

Congratulations to Lisa Yen, NP, NBC-HWC, of LACNETS upon being selected as the 2020 Monica Warner Award recipient! The award, established by Novartis Oncology in 2009, is presented annually to “honor a patient, supporter, or caregiver who most embodies…

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Dr. Matthew H. Kulke to be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

May 23, 2021

Matthew H. Kulke, MD, medical oncologist and hematologist, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, May 27 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Dr. Kulke is the Chief of Hematology/Oncology, Co-Director …

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Dr. Nancy Sharma to be Featured Guest for Luncheon with the Experts

May 19, 2021

Nancy Sharma, MD, medical oncologist and hematologist at Swedish Cancer Institute in Issaquah, Washington, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, May 20 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time.

Growing up …

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Lale Kostakoglu-Shields, MD, MPH April 15, 2021

Dr. Lale Kostakoglu-Shields to Be Featured Guest for Luncheon with the Experts

April 11, 2021

Lale Kostakoglu-Shields, MD, MPH, a nuclear medicine expert, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Dr. Kostakoglu-Shields is a professor of radiology and medical…

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Progastrin Study, Blood-Based Biomarker for Detection of NENs

Progastrin, Novel Blood-Based Biomarker for Detection of Neuroendocrine Neoplasms

February 6, 2020

Clinicians and researchers at the University of Kentucky Division of Medical Oncology, College of Pharmacy, School of Medicine and Department of Surgical Oncology;  ECS Progastrin in Switzerland;  Centre Hospitalier Lyon-Sud in France;  and Biospecimen…

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Let’s Talk About NET Survivorship: An Evening for Neuroendocrine Cancer Patients and Caregivers

June 13, 2019

“Let’s Talk About NET Survivorship!” is a special evening presentation on Friday, June 28 for neuroendocrine cancer patients and caregivers and their health care providers. Attend in person at the Grand Hotel Minneapolis in Minneapolis, Minnesota…

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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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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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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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9th Annual Monica Warner Award: Call for Nominations

December 3, 2018

Novartis has announced that nominations are open for the 9th Annual Monica Warner Award, which commemorates the life and work of Monica Warner as a driving force in the neuroendocrine tumor (NET) community. Nominations will be accepted until December

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