LACNETS Offers Education Grants for 2018 NCAN National NET Patient Conference

August 20, 2018

Would you like to attend the 2018 NCAN National NET Patient Conference in Las Vegas, September 27-29, but are concerned about costs? LACNETS, the Los Angeles Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumor Society, is offering Education Grants in the amount of $1,000…

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A Journey of Hope: Moving Toward a Brighter Future in Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Treatment

August 2, 2018

A newly-released, must-read about five neuroendocrine tumor patients, each with different experiences with Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT).  With a foreword, “Hope is Like Air,” by  neuroendocrine cancer specialist Eric…

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Laugh and Learn with Comedian Steve Mazan

May 25, 2018

Come and laugh with Steve Mazan, stand-up comedian, inspirational speaker, and 13-year NET cancer survivor. “CS Happens” is a Laugh and Learn special evening for the NET community, and is complementary courtesy of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals. …

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Patient & Caregiver Education on Carcinoid Syndrome: Talking to Your Doctor About Symptoms, Diet, and Treatment

May 17, 2018

Last spring, we were pleased to create an interactive resource for people living with Carcinoid Syndromewith our partner CancerCoachLive – we’ve teamed up again to create a new virtual education programthat will provide a detailed walk-through…

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NET Patient Research Study in New York City, May 3

April 27, 2018

Do you live in or near New York City – here’s a great opportunity to participate in a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) research study on Thursday, May 3 in Manhattan. You can make a difference for NET patients by sharing your opinions on a device in development…

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Endocrinology Society Recognizes Neuroendocrine Cancer Physician and Researcher for Excellence at 2018 Annual Meeting

April 20, 2018

Congratulations to Amit Tirosh, MD, neuroendocrine cancer physician and researcher, whose work was recognized for excellence at the Endocrinology Society’s 2018 Annual Meeting. Dr. Tirosh will soon be establishing and leading a new NET center …

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Please Help Pass a Bill That Could Result in Early Diagnosis for Neuroendocrine Cancer Patients — Deadline Extended to April 16

April 13, 2018

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…

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Please Help Pass a Bill That Could Result in Earlier Diagnosis for Neuroendocrine Cancer Patients

April 3, 2018
 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 16

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

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Exciting News about M. Wolin, MD, CCF’s  Co-Medical Director

February 6, 2018

It is with great pleasure that the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation announces that Edward M. Wolin, MD, Co-Medical Director of CCF, has been named Director of the Center for Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumors at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, …

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Facebook Live with Neuroendocrine Cancer Expert Richard R.P. Warner, MD

February 3, 2018

In celebration of the Carcinoid Cancer Foundation’s 50th anniversary in March 2018, CCF presented a Facebook LIVE event with Richard R.P. Warner, MD, founder of CCF and one of the world’s leading neuroendocrine cancer experts, on February…

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