EPISODE 28: TOP 10 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2023 NANETS SYMPOSIUM
ABOUT THIS EPISODE
In this special episode, Oregon Health & Sciences University (OHSU) Medical oncologist, Dr. Guillaume (Will) Pegna, recaps the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) 2023 Multidisciplinary NET Medical Symposium. He shares the latest developments in NET research and medical advances from the conference and discusses why they matter to the NET patient community.
MEET DR. GUILLAUME PEGNA
Dr. Pegna is a medical oncologist who specializes in the care of adults with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). He is additionally interested and experienced in the management of rare tumors including pheochromocytomas, paragangliomas and adrenocortical carcinomas as well as other gastrointestinal cancers.
Dr. Pegna is actively involved with clinical trials and cancer research to improve survival and quality of life for cancer patients and to better understand the biology of these diseases. He specializes in the use of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and multidisciplinary approaches to cancer care. Dr. Pegna finds it rewarding to help patients understand their disease, providing treatment options based on each individual patient, and supporting them through their treatment journeys.
TOP 10 HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2023 NANETS SYMPOSIUM REFERENCES
Luis C. Borbon et al
Stefano Partelli et al
Preliminary results of a prospective clinical trial by Nicholas Fidelman, MD, et al
Retrospective study by Dr. Krishnan and Dr. Loree out of Vancouver BC
Study by Dr. Halfdanarson, et al
Oral presentation by Taymeyah Al-Toubah, MPH, and Jonathan Strosberg, MD
Abstract from Dr. Mohamed et al, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Ohio
Dr. Camilo Jimenez from MD Anderson Cancer Center
NIH Trial led by Dr. Frank Lin
Mohamad Bassam Sonbol et al
Nikolaos Trikalinos, MD et al
Dr. McGlothlin and Dr. Halfdanarson at Mayo Clinic
Poster by Stephanie Wang and Dr. Emily Bergsland at UCSF
Rylie Schnell and Dr. Halfdanarson, Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center
Joao Paulo Solar Vasconcelos et al
The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) provides NET medical educational programming designed exclusively for medical professionals. While our Podcast only features 10 presentations from the NANETS October 4-6, 2023 Symposium, there are many more noteworthy abstracts found (or listed) here:
NANETS Abstracts Library
While NANETS does not provide direct patient education, patients may help further NET education of medical professionals by sharing the organization's educational meetings and NET guidelines with their providers.
CLINICAL TRIAL INFORMATION
LACNETS Podcasts are created for educational purposes only and do not substitute for medical advice. The views shared in this Podcast are the personal opinions of the experts and do not necessarily reflect the views of LACNETS. Please contact your medical team with questions or concerns about your individual care or treatment.