The Unicorn Foundation New Zealand will hold its annual NET Cancer Patient Education Day on Saturday 22nd Sept, from 10am to 5pm at AUT City Campus, Room WG308, 55 Wellesley Street, Auckland City.
The Unicorn Foundation New Zealand is excited to be bringing you international speakers and loads of practical information for all NET patients and their supporters. As always, this is a free event to attend, but registration is required. Please click here to read more and register.
The list of guest speakers includes:
Philippa Davies, NET Specialist Nurse, Royal Free London – Complexities of NETs and working in a NET specialist centre
Erin Laing, Dietitian at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – Nutrition in NETS, Australian research
Dr Ben Lawrence, Medical Oncologist, Auckland – Research update and MDM case presentation + Q & A
Jenny Allison, Regional Lead Psychologist, ADHB – Psychological Care – talking about NETs with family & friends
Simone Leyden, INCA President, CEO & Co-Founder Unicorn Foundation Australia – International NETs research
Kate Wakelin, NET Nurse, Unicorn Foundation Australia – Life with & beyond NETs
Dr Richard Carroll, Endocrinologist, Wellington – Hereditary NET syndromes and FERNZ Registry
Emma Nichols, Oncology Physiotherapist, ADHB – Benefits of exercise for Cancer patients
Olivia Cochrane, Dietitian student at Otago University – Nutrition in NETs, feedback from their research