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Pancreatic Cancer Action Network's Educational Events
The Pancreatic Cancer Action
Network hosts educational events for patients and their loved ones in
cities across the United States. Our Understanding
Pancreatic Cancer Educational Lectures and Seminars are in-person opportunities for
patients and families to learn about various topics related to pancreatic
cancer from leaders in the field, and to join together in camaraderie.
We are also pleased to offer webinars where you can learn about
various topics from the comfort of your home.
Upcoming Pancreatic Cancer Lectures
Pancreatic Cancer Lecture - Miami
Thursday, January 23, 2014
6:30 – 8:30pm
at Doral Miami
2505 NW 87th Avenue
Miami, FL 33172
Register for this event
Upcoming Educational Webinars
Genetics of Pancreatic Cancer
Monday, December 9 , 2013
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Pacific Time
Presenter: Randall E. Brand, MD,
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Register for this webinar
Treatment Approaches for Pancreatic Cancer
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Pacific Time
Presenter: Gauri Varadhachary, MD - MD Anderson Cancer Center
Register for this webinar
Educational Webinars - Previously recorded
Current Diagnostic Tools for Pancreatic Cancer
Mark B. Pochapin, MD – NYU Langone Medical Center
This webinar was recorded on November 14, 2013. http://youtu.be/CoezWBizQts
Progress Matters: Advancing Research to Fight Pancreatic Cancer
Julie Fleshman, JD, MBA, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Lynn Matrisian, PhD, MBA, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Anirban Maitra, MBBS, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on November 6, 2013. http://youtu.be/-S8waj6oglQ
Surgical Advances for Pancreatic Cancer
Gagandeep Singh, MD – City of Hope National Comprehensive Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on August 28, 2013. http://youtu.be/QUzvJ7Gk5rU
Nutrition Management for Pancreatic Cancer
Maria Petzel, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC - The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on April 17, 2013. http://youtu.be/YL9opRmrm4M
Clinical Trials: A Physician's Perspective
Daniel A. Laheru, MD, Johns Hopkins University
This webinar was recorded on January 10, 2013. http://youtu.be/ZYHVV4wxnoE
The Biology of Pancreatic Cancer
Lynn Matrisian, PhD – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
This Webinar was held on December 6, 2012. http://youtu.be/nWi7BGDSmZg
What is the Role of Radiation Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer?
Joseph Herman, MD, MSc, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
This Webinar was held on August 22, 2012. http://youtu.be/xN_9_ni1CDc
Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
James Yao, MD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
This Webinar was held on June 22, 2012. http://youtu.be/wd_eyFmX_hQ
Presentations from Previous Educational Events
View slides from past Pancreatic Cancer Educational
Events. The slide presentations are provided in pdf format
and require Adobe
Acrobat Viewer to view the slides.
Other Educational Opportunities
Pancreatic Cancer Symposium – November 2008 –
Los Angeles, CA
Below, please find information
for educational events hosted by other organizations and groups.
Symptom and Lifestyle Management of Pancreatic Cancer
Thursday, November 21, 2013
7 – 8:30 p.m.
131 N County Line Road
Hinsdale, IL 60521
Note: Admission is free but registration is required. To register, please visit www.wellnesshouse.org or call 630-323-5150. For more information, click here.
CANCER TALK Series on Pancreatic Cancer
Monday, December 16, 2013
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan Street
Portland, OR 97213
Note: Admission is free and all are welcome. Light refreshments will be provided. To register please call the Providence Resource Line at 503-574-6595. For more information, click here.
Online Educational Opportunities
Focus on Pancreatic
Hosted by Abramson Cancer Center
at the University of Pennsylvania
This conference was held on
March 2, 2012. Click
here to view a video of the live program and the agenda for the conference.
Surviving and Thriving:
Life with Cancer is a podcast series that focuses on the unique
issues of cancer survivors and their loved ones. This series is
produced in partnership by the Wellness Community (TWC) and CR Magazine.
Please follow the link below to listen to these archived podcasts.
Patient Power® connects you with the latest news for your health concern though online radio programs and videos. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network has partnered with Patient Power to develop future pancreatic cancer programming. View these shows here.
The information and services provided by the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. are for informational purposes only. The information and services are not intended to be substitutes for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. If you are ill, or suspect that you are ill, see a doctor immediately! The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network does not recommend nor endorse any specific physicians, products or treatments even though they may be mentioned on this site. In addition, please note that any personal information you provide to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network's associates during telephone and/or email consultations may be stored in a secure database to assist the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. in providing you with the best service possible. Portions of the constituent data stored in this database may be used to inform future programs and services of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc., and may be provided in aggregate form to third parties to guide future pancreatic cancer research and treatment efforts. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. will not provide personal identifying information (such as your name or contact information) to third parties without your advanced written consent. 111121