Past Meetings

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

July 2020, UCSF/NorCal CarciNET Meeting

On July 1, 2020, UCSF and NorCal CarciNET Community help our second virtual support group meeting,

Dr. Claire Mulvey gave a short presentation on the upcoming e-NET study. The study which will kick of this summer is a three-year study that will track Neuroendocrine patient-reported outcomes related to our care. NorCal CarciNET Community provided funding for this study.

Dr. Dianne Shumay also addressed our group on Stress and Cancer in the time of COVID-19. Dr. Shumay was joined by Nina Jhaveri a post-doc fellow from USC who is currently working with Dr. Shumay at UCSF

The presentation is available as a pdf here. The resource pdf is available to download here.

On July 18, 2018, Dr. Donald Abrams spoke to NorCal CarciNET Community on "Understanding Complementary Approaches to Cancer Care"

Brainstorming Neuroendocrine Wellness and Survivorship with Sheila Lindsay, M.S., N.P. and Angela Laffan, M.S., N.P.

Shelia Lindsay and Angela Laffan help patients manage side effects of gastrointestinal cancer and its treatment. They also help educate patients on how to optimize their health and quality of life while undergoing therapy and during recovery.

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In May, 2017,  Dr. Tom Hope from UCSF spoke to NorCal Carcinet with an update on PRRT.