Hero of HopeNeuroendocrine TumorsPatient Stories
The Finalist Hero of Hope Patient Awards: Maryann Wahmann
Maryann, a carcinoid cancer survivor, and her husband helped grow a small support group to more than 100 patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs). They also launched the nonprofit organization Neuroendocrine Cancer Awareness Network, which offers a carcinoid cancer hotline; organizes national and regional conferences; and hosts fundraisers, including an annual walk that was started by her daughter, Tricia.
Last modified: July 11, 2018