NorCal CarciNET Community is once again working with the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) to host a free Patient Education Day during the Society's annual meeting in Denver on June 11th, 2017. This day long patient centered program is will cover the history and safety and future of nuclear medicine as well as understanding clinical trials as they pertain to your treatment. There will also be a NET breakout, that will focus exclusively on Neuroendocrine Tumors, imaging and treatment. 

There is no charge for registration, which also includes access to all SNMMI sessions Saturday - Tuesday.  

To view all NET related session click here and proceed to June's calendar.



Preliminary Schedule

General Sessions (10:30 a.m.  - 12:15 pm.)

What is Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging? Michael E. Phelps, PhD  

How to Understand and Evaluate Clinical Trials, Emily Bergsland, MD

Radiation Safety, Frederic H. Fahey, DSc, FSNMMI 

Patient Empowerment Luncheon (12:15 - 1:30 p.m.)

Breakout Topics (1:30 - 3:15 p.m.)

Nuclear Medicine and NET - Thomas Hope, MD

Where does Nuclear Medcine Fit in - Oncologist Perspective- Emily Bergsland, MD

PRRT in the U.S. and Abroad - Lisa Bodei, MD

A Patient's Perspective - Josh Mailman