Andy Baldwin, MD: Why I am passionate about raising awareness of pancreatic cancer
U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander Andrew Baldwin, MD, is a physician, humanitarian and U.S. Navy diver who also advocates for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Here, he discusses his passion for raising awareness from the perspective of a clinician and as someone who has lost a loved one to the disease.
Raise Your Voice: Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Survivors, caregivers and researchers encourage others to “Raise Your Voice” to help raise awareness and make difference during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in November 2008.
Testifying before Congress: Randy Pausch, PhD
Dr. Pausch, author of the bestseller “The Last Lecture” and a beloved Carnegie Melon University professor, testified before the National Labor, Health & Human Services Subcommittee in 2008 shortly before his passing to share his personal story as a pancreatic cancer survivor and to urge Congress to make pancreatic cancer research a national priority.
Get the Facts about pancreatic cancer
Hear firsthand accounts from people who have been faced with pancreatic cancer and their struggles in coping with the disease. This video was shot and produced by a passionate communications student intern for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.
Randy Pausch, PhD: Every day matters
Shortly before his passing from pancreatic cancer in 2008, Dr. Pausch recorded this public service announcement to encourage more support for research into the disease.
Randy Pausch, PhD: A hero’s perspective
Dr. Pausch, a devoted advocate for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network as well as a husband and father of three, lost his fight with pancreatic cancer at age 47. Here, he shares the story of his battle with the disease and his belief in the potential of the scientific community to find the answers to its origins.
Leading the Fight: How you can get involved
Along with other supporters, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network President and CEO Julie Fleshman and other supporters of the organization discuss why and how they became involved with the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and what their dedication means to them and the battle against the disease.