The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation elected Todd Gillman as President of its Board of Directors at the January 2022 meeting. Gillman replaces longtime president Joseph Li, MD.
A new phase II clinical trial is evaluating the safety and effectiveness of 212Pb-DOTAMTATE in patients who have somatostatin receptor-expressing neuroendocrine tumors but who have not received peptide receptor radionuclide therapy, or PPRT.
The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation received a $5 million endowment gift from The Margie and Robert E. Petersen Foundation. This $5 million gift brings NETRF’s 2021 fundraising total to $7.26 million to fund NET research around the globe.
NETRF’s 2021 accomplishments were possible because of you! With the support of our donors, NET researchers, and the patient community, we had a successful year that surpassed our expectations. Thank you for your wonderful generosity.
BOSTON, Mass. – The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) today announced $4.1 million in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) research funding to support the development of new
The fourteenth annual NETRF Research Symposium successfully concluded last month with over 300 registered virtual attendees participating from around the globe for the second year in a row. The meeting included nearly 60 talks and posters representing the cutting edge of NET research where investigators reported their latest data and discoveries to share and discuss with colleagues. This year posters were available for viewing over the three days preceding the two-day meeting, resulting in over 300 poster views and ample time for discussions. Over 95% of registrants attended the two-days of talks and live discussions while the recorded talks and posters were viewed by over 100 more attendees over the following week.
Dr. Thirlwell, the Mireille Gillings Professor of Cancer Genomics at the University of Exeter Medical School will assume the role in January of 2022. She is internationally renowned for advancing NET research, the clinical management of NETs and the integrated genomic analysis of cancer.