Category: neuroendocrine cancer

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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Dr. Ebrahim Delpassand to be Featured Guest for CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts

April 5, 2021

Ebrahim S. Delpassand, MD, FACNM, Chairman and Medical Director at Excel Diagnostics & Nuclear Oncology Center in Houston, Texas and founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO of Radiomedix in Houston, will be the featured guest for Luncheon with the…

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CCF Releases New Video on Surgery for Neuroendocrine Tumors

March 15, 2021

Many doctors have historically considered surgery the first and best option for treating a neuroendocrine tumor (NET), when appropriate for their patients. But with all the treatments that have emerged over the past 10 years, as well as new perspectives…

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NANETS Issues Position Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination for NET and NEC Patients

February 6, 2021

A growing body of evidence suggests that patients with cancer have an increased risk of severe COVID-19 infection and related complications. As such, NANETS, the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, supports the plan for COVID-19 vaccination…

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2020 Monica Warner Award: Call for Nominations

December 10, 2020

Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA), a Novartis company, has announced that nominations are open for the 11th Annual Monica Warner Award!  AAA is continuing the Novartis tradition of sponsoring the award, which commemorates the life and work of…

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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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2019 Monica Warner Award: Call for Nominations

November 26, 2019

Novartis has announced that nominations are open for the 10th 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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NET Webinar, November 21, 2019

Surgical Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors, November 21 Webinar for Patients and Caregivers

November 13, 2019

You’re invited to participate in a Neuroendocrine Tumor Awareness Month Webinar on November 21 from 7 to 9 pm, Eastern Time, presented by the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES). Four national experts will discuss the surgical management…

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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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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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