Joseph Pisegna, MD, Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics, researcher and gastroenterologist, J. Randolph Hecht, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine researcher, oncologist and gastroenterologist, Ken Herrmann, MD, Associate Professor, researcher and nuclear medicine physician,Timothy R. Donahue, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery and Molecular & Medical Pharmacology researcher and surgeon discuss neuroendocrine tumors (NETS) which include both carcinoid tumors and pancreatic islet cell tumors. The latest research and clinical interventions including imaging and diagnosis, staging and the role of hormonal, chemotherapy and targeted treatment approaches. The interdisciplinary discussion illustrates the importance of an evidence based driven integrated interdisciplinary team approach for best outcomes for patients with NETS.
The meeting is taking place in the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center (Westwood Campus), Tamkin Auditorium, B Level, Room B130.
Address: 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095.
PARKING INFORMATION:Attendees can park in the medical plaza or there is valet parking at the front of Ronald Reagan Medical Center. Please note parking is $12.
Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
EVENT INFO HERE: www.simmsmanncenter.ucla.edu/index.php/center_events/diagnosis-and-treatment-of-neuroendocrine-tumors/