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NETRF/NANETS award presented at NANETS 2022 meeting

After being virtual since 2020, the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) met in person for its annual meeting in Washington DC in late October. NETRF CEO Elyse Gellerman and Director of Patient Education Jessica Thomas attended the NANETS Symposium to talk with NET specialists, a number of NETRF research grantees, and other NET patient advocacy groups. They joined more than 400 attendees dedicated to better understanding neuroendocrine cancer, improving patient care, and supporting patients through advocacy and education.

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From Education to Experience: How one family’s NET experience led to better educational resources for NET patients and families.

“In 2012, my husband was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) cancer. At that time, there was little information and few treatment options,” said Suzanne Ludlow, NETRF Board Member and generous benefactor of NETRF’s second edition of “Neuroendocrine Cancer: A Guide for Patients and Families.”  Suzanne lost her beloved husband Vincent in 2017, but she’s honoring his life while supporting other patients and families navigating NETs as a new member of the NETRF Board of Trustees. Read more about Suzanne and Vincent’s story here. 

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