Welcome to the Neuroendocrine Tumor Program. Our expert team is made up of specialists in these rare cancers of the neuroendocrine system. Some of the conditions we treat include bronchial neuroendocrine tumors and carcinoid Syndrome, among others.

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Our Team

Medical Oncology Team

Hussein Assi, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Special Interests

Gastrointestinal malignancies

Lisa M Keller, NP

Instructor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Christine A Engle, NP

Instructor of Medicine, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Surgical Oncology Team

Teviah E Sachs, MD, MPH

Section Chief, Surgical Oncology, Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine,

Special Interests

Surgical Oncology, Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Cancers, Cancers of the Stomach, Sarcoma, Melanoma

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David McAneny, MD

Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs, Professor of Surgery and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Jennifer F Tseng, MD, MPH

Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center, Utley Professor and Chair of Surgery, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Radiology Team

Gustavo A Mercier, MD, PhD

Section Chief, Nuclear Medicine, Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Sara K Meibom, MD

Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Nuclear Medicine