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  • LiveStream 2016 Bay Area Conference

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    Robertson Auditorium - 2nd Level UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center
    8:30 NETS Overview 
    - Pre Conference session for the newly diagnosed
    8:55 Break 
    9:05 Opening Remarks
    Alan Ashworth, PhD, FRS
    President, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
      Morning Session - Moderator: Bergsland 
    9:25 2015: Year in Review
    (including results of 3 phase III clinical trials in NETs and ongoing trials)   
    10:00 Break 
    10:15 Molecular Imaging and Radiotherapeutics 
      Advances in Imaging for NETS Hope
      Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT):
    NETTER-1 results and 15 years of institutional experience
      PRRT: Next Steps and Ongoing Trials  Mittra
    11:05 Liver Directed Therapy for NETS Sze
    11:30 Biomarkers in a Nutshell Liu
    11:45 Morning Q&A All
    12:15 Lunch 
    1:00 The Warner Advocacy Award Salamakha
    Warner Advocacy
    Award Committee
      Afternoon Session - Moderator: Nakakura 
    1:15 Tumor Board: Integrating therapeutic options:
    Is there an optimal sequence for PanNET or Carcinoid
    2:00 Assembling and Coordinating With Your Health Care Team
    (e.g. local providers, NET specialists and multidisciplinary teams)


    2:30 Immunotherapy 101:
    Successes, limitations, and prospects for the future
    3:15 Break 
    3:30 Funding NET Research:
    What does it take to bring a drug from the bench to the bedside? 
    3:50 Living With NETS:
    Optimizing coping skills for patients and their caregivers
    4:30 Wrap Up Bergsland
  • Personal Medical Insurance

     Open Enrollement - Understanding your ACA Options. November 30, 2017 1-2p Pacific Time

    This webinar is hosted by NorCal CarciNET Community to help NET Patients around the country better understand open enrollment for the ACA. 

    CLRCWe are pleased to have Stephanie Fajuri from the Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) joining us on the webinar. Stephaine is the Program Director of the Disability Rights Legal Center’s Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) in Los Angeles, California. As CLRC Supervising Attorney, Ms. Fajuri provides legal services to people with cancer related legal issues, and has presented nearly 100 educational trainings on behalf of the CLRC, primarily focusing on topics such as health care reform, employment rights, access to health care and government benefits, and advance planning. Furthermore, she has overseen the counseling of thousands of cancer patients, caregivers, and health care professionals on the CLRC’s national telephone assistance line. 

     You can download the slides by clicking here.



  • Understanding PRRT Videos

    NorCal CarciNET Community has been involved in producing two PRTT webinars in 2020.

    The first for LACNETS will give you a general understanding of how PRRT works as given in United States

    This video features:
    Lindy Gardner, BSN, RN, Lead Nurse, PRRT Program, UCLA Health
    Thomas Hope, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging and Nuclear Medicine, UCSF
    Josh Mailman, MBA, President, NorCal CarciNET Community
    Boris Naraev, MD, PhD, Lead, Neuroendocrine Oncology Program, Banner Health

    The second video is a more in-depth look at PRRT with 7 experts from around the world and was done in conjunction with the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.

    This video features:

    Jaydira Del Rivero, MD, National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research, Bethesda, MD
    Ebrahim Delpassand, MD, Excel Diagnostics and Nuclear Oncology Center, Houston, TX
    Rodney Hicks, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Tom Hope, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    Josh Mailman, NorCal CarciNET, San Francisco, CA
    Sukhmani Padda, MD, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford CA
    Elcin Zan, MD, New York University Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY

  • Videos from the 2018 Bay Area NET Patient Conference

    Videos from the 2018 Bay Area NET Patient Conference - View them all here.

    Keynote: Dr. Steve Pantilat