Dirk Van Genechten, Vice-President of vzw NET & MEN Kanker Belgium and INCA Board Member, took part in a masterclass on Neuroendocrine Tumors in Antwerp, Belgium, organized by the NETwerk Antwerpen-Waasland (ENETS Center of Excellence). Dirk Van Genechten was a key presenter in the session Patient-centered care in NET: uniting all stakeholders. He expanded on the topic of why the patient perspective on NET care is essential and highlighted that when taken into consideration, it improves patient outcomes.

With the leading message of “Treat the person, not the disease”, patient-centered care takes into account patient experiences and needs which give value both to the patient and the healthcare professional.