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The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation Presents a
Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Education Conference
A free educational conference for patients and caregivers.
The Caring for Carcinoid Foundation (CFCF) is pleased to bring together our extensive community of patients, loved ones, medical professionals, and supporters for its 2013 Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Education Conference at Houston Methodist Hospital.
Please join us to learn more about the latest developments in research and clinical care for patients with neuroendocrine cancers. Attendees will be able to interact with distinguished medical professionals and fellow patients through formally moderated panels as well as during meals. This year's exciting and interactive panels and presentations will address key issues for both patients and caregivers. The event will also include time for attendees to view posters from neuroendocrine tumor researchers, a clinical trials primer and patient perspectives.
To learn more about this free event, please visit www.caringforcarcinoid.org or call 617-948-2514.
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Date: Friday, November 8th, 2013
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; registration begins at 7:30 am.
Location: Trevisio Conference Center, John P. McGovern Texas Medical Center Commons Building, 6550 Bertner Ave, Houston, TX 77030
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CFCF would like to thank the following sponors for making this event possible: Novartis, NET Alliance and Lexicon
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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.