2015 Press Releases

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December 15, 2015 – Strong Nonprofit Relationship Benefits Pancreatic Cancer Patients

November 2, 2015 – It’s Time to Wage Hope in November for One of the Nation’s Deadliest Cancers

October 22, 2015 – The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is Leading the Way to Change Pancreatic Cancer History With $200 Million by 2020

October 22, 2015 – FDA Approves Post-Gemcitabine Therapy for Patients With Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

September 18, 2015 – Seasoned Non-Profit Executives Anne Grey and Richard Leonard Join the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Senior Executive Team

September 15, 2015 – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and American Association for Cancer Research Invite Applications for 2016 Research Grants

September 8, 2015 – Nearly $10 Million to Be Invested to Support Pancreatic Cancer Research

July 21, 2015 – The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Welcomes New Members to Its Prestigious Scientific and Medical Advisory Board

July 2, 2015 – The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Commends the National Cancer Institute for New Pancreatic Cancer Research Grant Mechanism

June 23, 2015 – More Than 600 Pancreatic Cancer Advocates Head to Capitol Hill Today to Call On Congress to Wage Hope in the Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer

June 9, 2015 – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s Enhanced Patient Services and Clinical Initiatives to Transform the Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer

June 2, 2015 – Researchers Leverage Funding From Pancreatic Cancer Action Network to Continue High-Priority Research for One of the Nation’s Deadliest Diseases

April 16, 2015 – Research Grants Awarded to Projects Targeting Pancreatic Cancer, One of the Nation’s Deadliest Cancers *Updated July 16, 2015

March 16, 2015 – Mindy Kaling of “The Mindy Project” to Auction Off Three Designer Outfits From the Series In Support of the Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer

March 10, 2015 – Precision Medicine Holds Promise for the Deadliest Cancers in the United States

January 30, 2015 – Precision Medicine Also Key Initiative for Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

January 12, 2015 – The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and The National Cancer Institute’s Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research Join Forces for Research Initiative

January 6, 2015 – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Offers Growing Number of Services, the Latest Research and Treatment Options to Patients and Their Families

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