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 2, 2018.…

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FDA Approves LUTATHERA® for Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) for the Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

January 26, 2018

On January 26, 2018 the US Food and Drug Administration approved LUTATHERA® marking the first time a radioactive drug, or radiopharmaceutical, has been approved for the treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs).…

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New NET Fellowship Established at Stanford University School of Medicine

January 3, 2018

Stanford University School of Medicine in California has established a new one-year Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Fellowship under the direction of NET expert Pamela L. Kunz, MD, who is Director of the Stanford Neuroendocrine Tumor Program and a Board…

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Arizona Symposium on Neuroendocrine Cancer — Join In-Person or Online

December 1, 2017

The Arizona Carcinoid & Neuroendocrine Foundation invites you to attend A Symposium on Neuroendocrine Cancer on Saturday, December 16, 2017.  Attendance is available in-person at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert, Arizona, or online.…

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Call for Nominations: 8th Annual Warner Advocacy Award

November 10, 2017

Novartis Oncology and The NET Alliance have announced that nominations are open for the 8th Annual Warner Advocacy Award. The deadline for nominations is November 29. Read more and nominate your NET hero/heroine.…

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Webinar for the NET Community: Understanding Medicare Part D Coverage

November 1, 2017

On Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm PST, NorCal CarciNET Community will host a webinar to help NET patients around the United States better understand the process for selecting Part D Medicare Coverage.  Ann Kayrish from the National Council…

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First New Mexico NET Patient Conference and CME for Healthcare Professionals

October 15, 2017

On November 4, the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center will host 2 events: a CME entitled Neuroendocrine Cancer Management: Evolving Therapies and Approaches and the first NET patient conference in the state, Understanding My NET

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CCF Offers Toolkit for NET Cancer Day Media Coverage

October 2, 2017

The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, with support from Advanced Accelerated Applications, is offering a Media Toolkit to assist organizations or individuals who planning an awareness-raising event to incorporate news media in their efforts.  The Toolkit…

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Free Bicycles Raffle for Children Ages 7 to 9

September 22, 2017

Do you know a child in the NET cancer community – a child diagnosed with NET cancer or a child living in a family touched by NET disease – who would like to win a bicycle? The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation and Advanced Accelerator Applications are partnering…

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Arizona Symposium on Patient Self-Advocacy — August 22

August 10, 2017

The Arizona Carcinoid & Neuroendocrine Foundation, Inc. (AZCNF) invites you to attend VOICES: A Symposium on Patient Self-Advocacy on Tuesday, August 22 at the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert, Arizona.  The theme of VOICES will…

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