Category: Patient Care

About NETRF

The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) is the leading private funder of research into causes and treatments of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) to improve and extend the lives of those living with NETs.

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COVID-19 and NETs: What We Now Know

Oncologist Mark Lewis, MD, discusses what we have learned about COVID-19 and NETs in the first six months of the pandemic in this video interview with NETRF CEO Elyse Gellerman.

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New NETWise Podcasts on NET Sites

Beginning in August, the NETWise podcast is putting together primary site-specific episodes. NETs can arise almost anywhere in the body, but most start in the gastrointestinal tract, lung, and pancreas.

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October 10 Virtual Conference

Check out some of the things we are planning for our October 10th virtual conference for patients and families. We guarantee it’s not your average NET conference. Because you set the agenda!

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15-Year NET Survivor Shares His Best Advice

Brian Bowe has weathered many storms: changes in his career, his marriage, and a tragic mass shooting. Looking back, he says one step helped him most in his recovery from neuroendocrine cancer: attending a support group.

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Annual Report on Record Year

NETRF Annual Report 2019 looks at scientific milestones and educational innovations. It includes stories about some of the people who have supported us to fund more research projects than ever before and offer new ways to learn about NETs.

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Miss Flora to the Rescue

Like a superhero to the rescue, Flora Whitmore’s virtual playground emerged on Facebook to help children and parents through a difficult time.

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