Past Meetings

On Saturday, December 7th, 2013, NorCal CarciNet Community welcomed Stephanie A. Fajuri, Staff Attorney from the Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) joining us to help us better understand our choice with the Affordable Care Act and Covered California.  We have recorded the presentation and CLRC has made the presentation available to us.  Click here to download the presentation.  The handouts for the presentation are available by clicking here. Additional information / presentations from the CLRC are available by clicking here.

Please understand that the information was current as of December 7th, 2013 but that changes can and do happen so please make sure to confirm any information you hear here. If you have additional questions or issues please click here for CRLC intake form or call 866-843-2572



On August 3rd, 2013, Dr. Eugene Woltering spoke to us via skype video conference.  His talk "What's new in gene regulation of growing tumors?", brought us up to date on some of the latest new advances and thinking at the Kenner Clinic.

Josh Mailman, President of NorCal CarciNET Support group, will gave an overview of PRRT and GA68 based on information gathered from recent conference on the topics. Josh also gave a plenary talk at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging annual conference in Vancouver. Both presentations are available below.

NorCal CarciNET Presentation


SNMMI Plenary



2013 Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Conference

Hosted by: NorCal CarciNET & UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Please join us for a day of discussion on the latest developments in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) research and treatment. Topics will range from discovery and diagnosis through treatment and living with cancer and feature experts from UCSF, Stanford, Vanderbilt, and Cedars Sinai. Open to both patients and caregivers.

This event has passed - no registration is available.

To view the presentations from the conference please click here to go to our file section.

December 1, 2012 - Donald I. Abrams, MD - Director, Integrative Oncology Research Program, Osher Center

Donald is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of California San Francisco and Chief of Hematology / Oncology at San Francisco General Hospital. He provides Integrative Oncology consultations at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. He is co-chair of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center's developing program in Supportive Care. Please click here to download a PDF of Dr. Abrams presentation.

Full Talk

Q and A Session: