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 Seminars
Pancreatic Cancer Seminar – Portland
Saturday, September 6, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Oregon Health & Science University
Collaborative Life Sciences Building
2730 SW Moody Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97201
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Pancreatic Cancer Seminar – New York
Friday, October 24, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
New York Marriott East Side
525 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
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Upcoming Pancreatic Cancer Lectures
Pancreatic Cancer Lecture – Milwaukee
Thursday, September 25, 2014
6 – 8 p.m.
Clinical Cancer Center, Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Educational Webinars -- Previously recorded
Understanding Radiation Therapy and its Role in Treating Patients with Pancreatic Cancer
Christopher Crane, MD – The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on August 18, 2014 http://youtu.be/8fwHAAkjW_8
The Role of Integrative Oncology for Pancreatic Cancer Patients
Richard T. Lee, MD – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on February 21, 2014. http://youtu.be/pZEGdwVHlMY
Treatment Approaches for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Gauri Varadhachary, MBBS, MD – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
This webinar was recorded on January 8, 2014. http://youtu.be/t6EtzNSNCYo
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
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
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 -- Los Angeles, CA
Below, please find information for educational events hosted by other organizations and groups.
Online Educational Opportunities
Exploring Your Treatment Options for PNET
Inspire joined with its patient advocacy organization partners that support the PNET Support Community to present a webinar, “Exploring Your Treatment Options for PNET: A webinar with Dr. Eric Liu.” A neuroendocrine oncologist, Liu is director of the Neuroendocrine Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He is considered an expert in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs). Click here to view a video recording of the webinar.
Focus on Pancreatic Cancer Conference
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.
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