WHEN:

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:00 PM PDT
-to-
Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 5:00 PM PDT

Add to Calendar 

WHERE:

Green Valley Ranch 
2300 Paseo Verde Parkway
Henderson, NV 89052
 

 
Driving Directions 

CONTACT:

Maryann Wahmann 
Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network 
866-850-9555 
maryann@netcancerawareness.org 

HOTEL RESERVATIONS

AT THE GREEN VALLEY RANCH:

HOTEL RESERVATIONS AT THE GREEN VALLEY RANCH:
Book a room at the GVR for the special conference price of $174 per night, double occupancy. 

Phone # for reservations:
866-782-9487
Use group code GCINNC 


Industry rep registrations please call NCAN at 866-850-9555.

2018 National Neuroendocrine Cancer

Patient Conference

The 2018 National Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Conference is right around the corner!

Mid-gut noids, Lungnoids, P-Net patients, Whipple patients and OTHER NET PATIENTS- get ready for another fantastic lineup. Some of the topics are brand-new, sprinkled in with advice from the EXPERTS on the top issues faced by NET patients.

Build your knowledge and become a better advocate for your health!

Please join us for the most exciting and informative patient conference of 2018! 2-1/2 days, 30 experts on neuroendocrine cancer, over 500 patients and their family, awesome presentations and panel discussions, networking, networking, networking PLUS some fun activities too. It's a can't miss experience.
AGENDA AND ACTIVITIES

Check back in- more speakers will be added!

Lowell Anthony MD     Renuka Iyer MD     Leigh-Anne Burns RD                  Heidi Connolly MD     Joseph Dillon MD     James Howe MD     Eric Liu MD     M. Sue O'Dorisio MD     Thomas O'Dorisio MD     Alexandria Phan MD    Robert Ramirez DO              Yi-Zarn Wang MD     Richard RP Warner MD     Eugene Woltering MD   Edward Wolin MD     Ronda Ayala RN     Judy Golz RN     Dana Test RN   R. Gene Lovelace MDiv   SPECIAL GUESTS:      Felicia Temple from 'The Voice'      Steve Mazan 'Dying to do Letterman'          PATIENT  & CAREGIVER PANELISTS:     Hank Mulligan     Elizabeth Patton     Maryann Wahmann

DAY ONE: Thursday, September 27

REGISTRATION

Noon – 5

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

2:30 – 5

Breakout 1

New Patient Orientation

Breakout 2

Lung Nets

Breakout 3

Thymus, Rectal, MEN1, Pheochromocytoma, Paraganglioma and Other NETs

Breakout 4

Caregiver Needs, Financial Resources, Hospice

With presentations by

Richard Warner, MD

Thomas O’Dorisio, MD

Eugene Woltering, MD

Eric Liu, MD

Robert Ramirez, DO                 Lowell Anthony MD

Renuka Ayer, MD

Joseph Dillon, MD

Eugene Lovelace

Hank Mulligan                            Elizabeth Patton

WELCOME RECEPTION

 

6-10

Here's your chance to meet your fellow attendees as well as the experts in a comfortable setting.

Special Guest- Felicia Temple from 'The Voice'

 


DAY TWO: Friday, September 28

7:30

BREAKFAST / REGISTRATION

 

8:15

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

Maryann Wahmann

James Howe MD

8:30

DIAGNOSING NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS

Moderated by

Lowell Anthony MD

 

Blood Markers


 

The Importance of a Shared Patient Tissue Bank

Pathology, Staging, Grading

 

                                         

 

Scans

 

 

Genomic Testing / Profiling

 

 

Question & Answer Panel

 

Noon

LUNCH

 

1:00

THE VOICE OF THE PATIENT: HOW YOU CAN AFFECT YOUR CARE

Felicia Temple RN            Ronda Ayala RN                  Judith Golz RN                      Dana Test RN

2:00

SURGERY

Moderated by

James Howe MD

 

P-NETs

 

 

Midgut

 

 

Liver / Cyto-Reduction

 

 

Question & Answer Panel

 

5:15

CLOSING REMARKS

 

7:00

ZEBRAS HAVE TALENT:

A TALENT SHOW FOR ATTENDEES!

SPECIAL GUEST JUDGES:

STEVE MAZAN

FELICIA TEMPLE

 

DAY THREE: Saturday, September 29

7:30

BREAKFAST / REGISTRATION

 

8:15

CONFERENCE OVERVIEW

Maryann Wahmann

James Howe MD

8:30

TREATMENT OPTIONS

Moderated by

Thomas O’Dorisio MD

 

SSAs and Related Therapies

 

 

Chemotherapies-Current and Clinical Trials

 

 

Therapies for Liver Metastasizes

 

 

PRRT / ratio therapies / MIBG

 

 

Question & Answer Panel

 

Noon

LUNCH

 

1:20

PATIENT ADVOCACY

Maryann Wahmann

Judih Golz RN

1:40

OTHER CONCERNS

Moderated by

Eric Liu MD

 

Clinical Trials

 

 

Diet

 

 

Carcinoid Heart Disease

 

 

Genetic / Familial Links

 

 

Afternoon Q&A

 

5:15

CLOSING REMARKS


Maryann Wahmann

James Howe MD

REFUNDS MUST BE REQUESTED BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1ST. ALL REFUNDS ARE SUBJECT TO A $25 PER REGISTRATION CANCELLATION FEE..