Satya Das, MD, MSCI, medical oncologist, will be the featured guest for Luncheon with the Experts on Thursday, May 6, 2021 from 1 to 2 pm, Eastern Time. PLEASE NOTE THIS CHANGE OF TIME FOR THE MAY 6Th PROGRAM ONLY. Dr. Das is Lead of the Neuroendocrine Tumor and PRRT Programs at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University.
Dr. Das’ areas of expertise include neuroendocrine cancer and early phase drug development across the spectrum of gastrointestinal malignancies. His research interests focus on designing studies for patients with NETs and NECs, utilizing the impairment of DNA damage repair to create new treatment strategies for gastrointestinal cancers and assessing when to optimally sequence PRRT. Clinically, Dr. Das takes care of patients with advanced GI malignancies with a specific interest in those with neuroendocrine tumors and colorectal, pancreatic, and gastric adenocarcinoma. NET patients make up more than 60% of Dr. Das’s practice.
Dr. Das serves on the National Cancer Comprehensive Network (NCCN) Neuroendocrine and Adrenal Tumors Guidelines Panel, the National Cancer Institute Neuroendocrine Tumor Task Force, the Continuing Education Committee of the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS), and the ECOG Neuroendocrine Tumor Working Group.
CCF’s Luncheon with the Experts series features physicians and healthcare professionals, support group leaders, patients, and colleagues who are key opinion leaders in the neuroendocrine cancer community worldwide. This weekly series is presented via Facebook Live on Thursdays from 12 noon to 1 pm, Eastern Time. Join us for unique discussions on a wide variety of topics for everyone in the NET community!
To view the program come to CCF’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Carcinoid/, at 1 pm Eastern Time (1 pm on May 6 ONLY, all other programs are 12 noon to 1 pm EST). There is no need to register and there is no special link.
Viewers are welcome to pose questions during the live program.
The Facebook Live events are hosted by B. Rain Bennett, a longtime CCF filmmaker and dear friend of the NETs community.
If you are on Facebook but unable to join at the scheduled time, the presentations will remain permanently on CCF’s Facebook page in the Video section, https://www.facebook.com/pg/Carcinoid/videos/. You can view all of the 2020-2021 presentations at that link too.
And for anyone not on Facebook, each of the presentations in the series is available on CCF’s YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/user/CarcinoidNETs. To receive notifications of all new videos on our YouTube channel, CLICK LIKE, SUBSCRIBE and HIT THE BELL to receive notifications each time a new video is uploaded.
With special thanks to TerSera Therapeutics, sponsor of the Luncheon with the Experts series.
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