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New Podcast! Liver Transplants for Neuroendocrine Cancer patients

Feb 24, 2023

In this episode, Neuroendocrine Cancer UK’s CEO, Catherine Bouvier, talks to Dr Tahir Shah about his work in developing a new service for Neuroendocrine Cancer patients to improve outcomes and their quality of life through using surgery and liver transplantation.

 

 

 

Dr Shah is a Consultant Liver Transplant Physician at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. He is also Lead Clinician for the Neuroendocrine Tumour [NET] and Hepatocellular Cancer [HCC] Services at Birmingham.

He developed specialist services for Midlands’ Neuroendocrine Tumour patients resulting in the Birmingham NET Service becoming a European Neuroendocrine Tumour Society [ENETS] certified Centre of Excellence. Dr Shah is leading a number of additional service improvement initiatives including: delivery of a national programme of Liver Transplantation for unresectable NET Liver Metastases, creation of a comprehensive service for patients with carcinoid heart disease and standardising initial management of Neuroendocrine Tumours, including lung NETs.

You can listen to the podcast here, or search for the Not Just NE Cancer podcast on your streaming device. 

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