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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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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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Musician Premieres New Composition in Honor of NET Cancer Day

November 7, 2018

In honor of NET Cancer Day 2018 Giovanna Joyce Imbesi is premiering a new digital song she has written and recorded, “Give Me Peace,” featuring vocalist Lettrice Lawrence. NET Cancer Day is an annual global program on November 10, aimed at raising awareness…

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Learn More about Carcinoid Syndrome

November 5, 2018

In June, we hosted a live patient and caregiver education program on Carcinoid Syndrome: Talking to Your Doctor About Symptoms, Diet, and Treatment. If you didn’t have a chance to tune-in, it’s now available to watch at your convenience! We’…

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Frankly Speaking about Cancer: Neuroendocrine and Carcinoid Tumors Workshops

October 30, 2018

Seven Frankly Speaking about Cancer: Neuroendocrine and Carcinoid Tumors Workshops will be hosted by the Cancer Support Community (CSC) through its Affiliate network across the country in November and December. All are free to attend and many will …

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Late NET Talk 2018 — Chicago, Atlanta, Phoenix

September 17, 2018

Chicago on September 20, Atlanta on October 18 and Phoenix on November 1 — it’s “Late NET Talk,” a FREE  evening of inspirational stories and connections hosted by stand-up comedian Steve Mazan. You and a guest are invited!…

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Carcinoid NETs Health Storylines App Launches New Features

August 23, 2018

Living with Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs) and Carcinoid Syndrome is not easy but two new features on the Carcinoid NETs Health Storylines App aim to make it a little easier.

 

Zebra Tales presents real stories about real life experiences by people…

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