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8:00 am             Check in, Continental Breakfast, visit Exhibits and Ask the Expert

8:40 am
             Welcome and Opening Remarks
                              David Metz, MD | Conference Co-Chair
                              Joseph R. Carver, MD | Chief of Staff, Abramson Cancer Center
                            News and Events from Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center
                              Andrew Bellet | Major Gifts Officer, Penn Medicine                           
9:15  am             Patient Power – It Takes Guts
                              Neal Niznan, MSW, LCSW | Social Work
                              Bonnie J. Bennett, BSN, RN | Clinical Nurse, Neuroendocrine Tumor Center 
9:55  am             Management of NETs – Overview
                               GEP-NETs -David Metz, MD | Gastroenterology
                               Pheo-Para -Heather Wachtel, MD | Surgery
10:20  am           Penn NET Center – Overview of Clinical & Basic Science Research                  
                              GEP-NETs -Bryson W. Katona, MD, PhD | Gastroenterology
                               Pheo-Para -Heather Wachtel, MD | Surgery
10:30 am            Update on CAR T Immunotherapy for NETs
                               Xianxin Hua, MD, PhD | Cancer Biology
10:50 am             Break
11:05 am            Clinical Trials for NETs
                               Jennifer Eads, MD | Hematology Oncology
11:25 am             Update on NET Organoid Research
                               Terrance Gade, MD, PhD | Radiology
                             Grace Goldstein | Chief Operating Officer, The Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, Inc
12:10 pm            Lunch with the doctors and other care providers
1:00 pm              Multidisciplinary Team Approach for Managing NETs
                               Moderator: David Metz, MD | Gastroenterology
                               Anastassia Amaro, MD | Metabolic Medicin
                               Maria L. Bonanni, NP | Genetics
                               Diann E. Boyd, BSN, RN, OCN | Oncology Nurse Navigator
                               Tiffany Peng Hwa, MD | Otorhinolaryngology
                               Joseph R. Carver, MD | Cardiology
                               Keith A. Cengel, MD, PhD | Radiation Oncology
                               Nevena Damjanov, MD | Medical Oncology
                               Jennifer Eads, MD | Hematology Oncology
                               Douglas L. Fraker, MD | Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
                               Robert E. Roses, MD | Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
                               Bryson W. Katona, MD, PhD | Gastroenterology & GI Genetics
                               Julia N. Kharlip, MD | Endocrinology
                               Pallavi Kumar, MD | Palliative Care
                               Daniel A. Pryma, MD | Radiology, Nuclear Medicine
                               Michael C. Soulen, MD | Interventional Radiology
                               Ursina R. Teitelbaum, MD | Medical Oncology/Palliative Care
                               Heather Wachtel, MD | Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
2:40 pm             Closing