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PanCAN President and CEO Julie Fleshman, JD, MBA, moderates this event featuring a panel of nutrition experts, a Patient Services manager/representative and a pancreatic cancer survivor discussing:

  • The importance of diet and nutrition at every phase of the pancreatic cancer journey
  • The vital role of a dietitian on a patient’s care team
  • Pancreatic enzymes – what they are, why you need them and how to get them
  • Tips and tools for meal planning, including information about cultural considerations
  • The latest research on cachexia as well as strategies to manage this condition


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Julie M. Fleshman, JD, MBA

PanCAN President and CEO, leading the way for more than two decades in PanCAN’s approach to take bold steps to make progress in pancreatic cancer research and improve patient outcomes

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Jeannine Mills, MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC

Clinical Oncology Dietitian, Dartmouth Cancer Center and PanCAN Scientific and Medical Advisory Board member

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Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD

Professor of Cell, Developmental and Cancer Biology, Co-Leader, Cancer Biology Program – Knight Cancer Institute; Co-Leader, Patient Resiliency Program – Brenden Colson Center for Pancreatic Care, Oregon Health & Science University

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George Johnson, MHA

PanCAN Patient Services Manager, speaks with pancreatic cancer patients and caregivers about diet and nutrition challenges and needs

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Nick Pifani

Pancreatic cancer survivor, PanCAN Survivor Council Co-chair and Co-affiliate Chair, Philadelphia

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