Category: neuroendocrine cancer awareness

American Association of Endocrine Surgeons and NANETS Neuroendocrine Tumors Awareness Month Webinar_2

Neuroendocrine Tumors Awareness Month Webinar

November 17, 2021

NET patients, caregivers, medical professionals, and all interested in learning more about neuroendocrine cancer are invited to a free webinar hosted by the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) in partnership with NANETS, the North

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Dr. Jerome S. Zacks to Be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

August 21, 2021

Jerome S. Zacks, MD, cardiologist, will be the featured guest for Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time.

Dr. Zacks has extensive experience caring for patients with carcinoid heart disease.…

CCF FB LIVE Bonnie Bennett, RN, BSN May 13

Bonnie Bennett, RN, to be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

May 8, 2021

Bonnie Bennett, RN, the Nurse Coordinator for the Neuroendocrine Tumor Treatment Program at the University of Pennsylvania since its inception in September 2010, will be the featured guest for CCF’s Facebook Live Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday,…

NANETS Patient Virtual Conferences

NANETS Offers Free, Virtual NET Patient Education Programs in May and June

May 6, 2021

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, NANETS, is offering free, virtual NET Patient Programs in conjunction with their regional medical education conferences. Neuroendocrine tumor patients can participate in interactive programs …

Red Tomato Rally, May 16,2021_5

Ferrari Maserati Long Island’s Annual Rally to Red Tomato Artisanal Pizza to Honor Eileen “Red” Bildman and Support the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation

April 22, 2021

When Eileen “Red” Bildman was diagnosed with neuroendocrine cancer in 2017 little did she know how her life was going to change. It took her well over 10 years and numerous visits to many different specialty physicians, including gastroenterologists,…

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We SCAN! – INCA Launches First-Ever Global Survey to Measure Access Challenges to Optimal Neuroendocrine Tumor Care

September 16, 2019

In order to better understand the challenges of optimal care for neuroendocrine tumor (NET) patients, the International Neuroendocrine Cancer Alliance (INCA), of which the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation is a proud member, today launches SCAN –…

Luncheon with the Experts, Drs. Edward Wolin and Celia Divino, March 2019

New York City Luncheon with the Experts on NET Cancer Day 2019

August 12, 2019

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

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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 …

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…

Greta Stifel on Neuroendocrine Tumors_ A Patient’s Message to Physicians

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, …