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The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation Presents
2013 Los Angeles Patient Education Seminar
A free educational conference for patients and caregivers.
The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation (CFCF) is dedicated to empowering patients and equipping them with a comprehensive understanding of treatment options so they can make the best informed decisions when deciding their care. In this spirit, CFCF is pleased to bring together our extensive community of patients, loved ones, medical professionals, and supporters for the 5th annual Los Angeles Patient Seminar on Friday, April 12, 2013.
Please join us for this half day conference to learn more about the latest in neuroendocrine cancer diagnosis and treatment. Expert speakers will give brief lectures and then answer questions from patients and caregivers in a moderated discussion. To learn more about this free event, please visit CFCF's website or call 617-948-2514.
Date: Friday, April 12, 2013
Time: 11:30am to 5:00pm - Lunch and registration will begin at 11:30, the program will promptly begin at 12:30
Location: Harvey Morse Auditorium at Cedars-Sinai
Cost: The event is free. Parking is available in Lot 4 (P4), validated parking will be $5.
CFCF is grateful to our sponsors: Novartis Oncology, Pfizer Oncology, and the NET Alliance.
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Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation
The mission of the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation is to fund research to discover cures and more effective treatments for carcinoid, pancreatic, and related neuroendocrine cancers.
To achieve rapid discovery of cures, the NET Research Foundation directs its donations to fund breakthrough scientific research of neuroendocrine cancers. Since its inception, the NET Research Foundation has awarded over $14 million in large-scale, multi-year research grants to leading scientists at renowned research institutions, and has funded research at 7 of the top 10 U.S. cancer centers.
The NET Research Foundation is committed to improving the lives of patients, families, and caregivers affected by neuroendocrine cancer by providing information and educational resources. We currently run four Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient & Caregiver Educational Conferences annually, which serve to provide the latest information on research and treatment options, while also connecting patients and caregivers with doctors, researchers, and one another. Our website offers a searchable doctor database, listings of all relevant organizations and support groups, information on our latest research projects, and a number of resources to help those who are affected by neuroendocrine cancers.