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NANETS2017 Registration Update

Dear NANETS Members and Colleagues,

We are so grateful to everyone interested in attending the 10th Annual NANETS Symposium, October 19-21, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. We have exceeded last year by over 180 registrants

For the first time ever, the annual NANETS Symposium has SOLD OUT. Due to hotel capacity rules and fire codes we unfortunately cannot accommodate any more registrants, including any walk-up registrations.

NANETS to Present Basic/Translational Science Investigator Award

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) is pleased to announce the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) Board of Directors has approved funding for the Basic/Translational Science Investigator (BTSI) Award for 2017 presented by NANETS. The 2017 award will be announced at the NANETS 10th annual symposium, to be held October 19-21 in Philadelphia, PA.

NANETS to Present Clinical Investigator Scholarship

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) will present the NANETS Clinical Investigator Scholarship at the organization’s 10th annual symposium, to be held October 19-21 in Philadelphia, PA.

NET Funding Opportunity: Neuroendocrine Tumor Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE)

NANETS member M. Sue O’Dorisio, MD, PhD, of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, seeks applicants for two Developmental Research Program awards ($50,000 each) and one Career Enhancement Program award ($100,000). The deadline to apply is Monday, July 17, 2017.

NANETS Announces Symposium Keynote

Drew Pardoll, MD, PhD, of Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, will be presenting the keynote on Friday, October 20 at the 2017 symposium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His topic will be "Harnessing the Patient’s Immune System Against Their Tumor: The Revolution in Cancer Therapy." He observed that the application of 40 years of basic immunology and cancer immunology is now paying off in the establishment of immunotherapy as a new pillar of cancer treatment.

NANETS2017 Early Bird Registration - Open Now!

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) invites you to attend our 10th Annual Symposium. Join us in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, on October 19-21, 2017 for the premier gathering of medical professionals involved in the study and treatment of neuroendocrine tumor (NET) disease.

Featured in Pancreas

Featured in the March 2017 issue of Pancreas are the NANETS 2016 symposium abstracts and an article on Complicated Case Presentation: Management of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1. NANETS members are granted free online 

NANETS2017 Call for Abstracts - Open Now!

The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) welcomes abstracts for the 10th annual NANETS Symposium, which will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, on October 19-21, 2017. The deadline for abstract submissions is Monday, June 26, 2017. One of the key goals of NANETS is to provide a platform for highlighting neuroendocrine tumor research.

NANETS Transition Update

It has been a little over a month since we established our new headquarters and staff in New York. I'm pleased to report it has been a productive transition which has allowed us to align our organization with many of our strategic goals.

The intent of this email and the attached .pdf is to provide you an update on some of the more important elements of our recent work. Have questions? Email me or the staff anytime at staff@nanets.net.