Event Category: Awareness

Frankly Speaking about Cancer: Neuroendocrine and Carcinoid Tumors, Chicago and Facebook Live

October 16, 2018

Xavier Keutgen, MD, a neuroendocrine cancer specialist at Rush University Medical Center, will be the guest presenter for a workshop on neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) at Gilda’s Club Chicago on Saturday, November 10, World NET Cancer Awareness Day


Webinar for the NET Cancer Community: Understanding Medicare Part D Coverage

November 9, 2017

A webinar hosted by NorCal CarciNET community to help NET patients around the United States better understand the process for selecting Part D Medicare Coverage. Ann Kayrish from the National Council on Aging (NCOA) will be a guest speaker.  Educational…


Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Webinar

October 31, 2017


Daniel M. Halperin, MD, medical oncologist and clinical investigator at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, will be the featured presenter for a webinar on Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors on Tuesday, December 12.  The webinar,…

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Nutrition for Neuroendocrine Tumors and Carcinoid Syndrome — Live Webcast

September 17, 2017

Leigh Anne Burns, MS, LDN, RD and instructor of clinical medicine and nutritionist at the LSU HSC School of Medicine in New Orleans, will be the guest presenter for the Carcinoid Syndrome Web Series, presented by Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, on Wednesday,…


Arizona Symposium on Patient Self-Advocacy

August 13, 2017

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


Luncheon with the Experts in New York City for the Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Community

August 6, 2017

Join carcinoid and neuroendocrine tumor patients in New York City on Sunday, October 15, 2017 for a unique opportunity to have lunch with three medical experts. Share your experiences with others who have similar concerns and hear from physicians on …

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Testing for Neuroendocrine Tumors and Carcinoid Syndrome — A Webcast featuring Michael A. Morse, MD

July 30, 2017

Join the neuroendocrine tumor (NET) community for an informative webcast about carcinoid syndrome, featuring  Michael A. Morse, MD, medical oncologist at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.  Dr. Morse’s presentation…

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All About Carcinoid Syndrome — Webcast featuring Eric H. Liu, MD

July 30, 2017

Join the neuroendocrine tumor (NET) community for an informative webcast about carcinoid syndrome, featuring NET specialist Dr. Eric H. Liu, neuroendocrine surgeon at Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers in Denver, Colorado. The webcast date is Wednesday,…


CNETS Canada’s Zebra Chat Webinar

May 19, 2017

CNETS Canada is launching “Zebra Chat,” a new webinar series featuring inspirational Canadian neuroendocrine cancer patient stories with interactive participant Q & A.  The first Zebra Chat will be held on Thursday, June 1, 2017 …


Run for the Stripes 2017, Philadelphia Zoo

May 7, 2017


Join the 6th annual Run For The Stripes 5K run/walk at the Philadelphia Zoo to raise awareness and funds for research for neuroendocrine (NET) cancers. Proceeds from the race go to NET research to find better treatment options and hopefully a cure…