ncan support groups – michigan chapter

Meet Dave

Dave is a long term Carcinoid survivor of 21 years since his DX. He states ” If there is an “average” patient experience with Carcinoid, I’d be near that average”. He has participated in several Clinic Trials including the Stable Patient arm of the Ga-68 trial through Drs. O’Doriso at the University of Iowa. He has attended most of the National conferences over the last 15 years. Dave started the Michigan Carcinoid Group about 15 years ago with the theme of “Sharing information, Caring for Each other”. Dave is retired for the second time and hopes it “sticks” this time. He enjoys travel with Lynn, his wife of 40+ years, and working at his daughter’s equestrian center in Lowell and migrating between Grand Rapids and Nashville, TN.

Mr. David Vickery

(616) 450-0842-C


Faith United Church of God
3290 Walker Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
(check email for occasional venue changes)

Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Lansing
3448 Hagadorn Road
Okemos, Michigan 48864
(check email for occasional venue changes)


This NCAN chapter support group meets on a monthly basis.

* The April 4th Meeting Has Been Cancelled Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Meeting will be rescheduled after the situation calms down. Stay Safe and call the NCAN Hotline if you need some extra support during this stressful time.

* Saturday, April 4 – 9:30AM to NOON
Faith United Church of God, 3290 Walker Avenue, Walker, MI 49544 (Grand Rapids)

Saturday, May 16th – 9:30AM to NOON
Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Lansing, 3448 Hagadorn Road, Okemos, MI 48864

Additionally, NCAN has planned a Michigan Regional Conference!  More info coming soon!

Michigan NET Patient Conference 2020
Please join us in Rochester on Saturday, November 21, 2020, 8AM to 5PM, for the not-to-be-missed Michigan Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Conference. Keynote Doctors will be there to give you the information you need to make sure you get the best treatment possible in your fight against neuroendocrine cancer.
November 21, Michigan NCAN Conference, Rochester

The exact dates and times will vary, so check with me  before hand, or join our group  and receive email updates.

All patients, caregivers and others interested in NET are always welcome.


NCAN Chapter Support Group meetings are built on the concept of patients helping patients.


Our meetings are all about getting to know people who understand exactly what you’re going through, and about getting you the most up-to-date information on NET testing, treatment options, and lifestyle tips.

We hope you decide to JOIN US at an upcoming meeting…we look so forward to meeting you!

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