Pancreas Journal of Neuroendocrine Tumors and Pancreatic Diseases and Sciences has published the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society Consensus Paper on the Surgical Management of Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors in its January 2020 issue

In Spring 2018, members of the NET surgical medical community convened a multidisciplinary panel to review a series of questions pertinent to surgeons caring for patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. These guidelines are the result of careful review of the available literature and comprehensive recommendations by the panel over a period of 18 months.


James Howe, MD, Surgical Oncologist, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, is lead author of the pNETS surgical guidelines and President of NANETS.


Rodney Pommier, MD, Surgical Oncologist at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), is senior author of the pNETS surgical guidelines and member of NANETS' Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.