Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient Regional Meeting Agenda

9 a.m. — Registration

9:55 a.m. — Welcome
Presented by: Renuka Iyer, MD, Section Chief for Gastrointestinal Oncology and Co-Director, Liver and Pancreas Tumor Center, Roswell Park and Boris Kuvshinoff, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer and Director, Liver and Pancreas Tumor Center, Roswell Park

10 a.m. — Insurance: Navigating & Advocating Through the Maze
Presented by: Marilynn DiCara, RN, BSN, CCM, Roswell Park

10:30 a.m. — Family and Financial Challenges: Coping With Many Stressors
Presented by: Kathleen Grandits, LCSW, Roswell Park

11 a.m. — Nutrition Concerns of Carcinoid Patients
Presented by: Jennifer Klock, MS, RD, CDN, Roswell Park

11:30 a.m. — KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Why Should I Be My Own Advocate?
Presented by: Maryann Wahmann, President, Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network (NCAN) and Carcinoid Patient

12 p.m. — Networking Lunch

12:45 p.m. — Making a Treatment Plan: Multidisciplinary Panel
Moderator: Maryann Wahmann


1:45 p.m. — Open Forum: Q&A With the Multidisciplinary Panel

2 p.m. — What to Expect in the Coming Year
Presented by: Renuka Iyer, MD

2:15 p.m. — Closing Remarks