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Upcoming meetings and conferences that are relevant to pancreatic cancer researchers.


Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
Jan. 17 – 19, 2019
San Francisco, CA
Join colleagues from across the globe to discover and share research in treating gastrointestinal cancers. Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will have a booth in the Exhibit Hall.

Pancreas Symposium 2019: Current Controversies in Benign and Malignant Pancreatic Diseases
March 21 – 22, 2019
NewYork Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
The Pancreas Symposium 2019 program will review current controversies and procedures for managing complex pancreatic disease, both benign and malignant. Acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cystic neoplasms and pancreatic cancer are among the most complex cases that physicians are confronted with as internists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, and surgeons. Their internationally recognized faculty will present lectures and case presentations to help practicing physicians treat pancreatic disease.

NCCN Annual Conference: Improving the Quality, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Cancer Care™
March 21 – 22, 2019
Orlando, FL
The NCCN Annual Conference: Improving the Quality, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Cancer Care™ attracts more than 1,600 registrants from across the United States and the globe including oncologists (in both community and academic settings), oncology fellows, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals involved in the care of patients with cancer.

AACR Annual Meeting 2019
March 29 – April 3, 2019
Atlanta, GA
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting program covers the latest discoveries across the spectrum of cancer research—from population science and prevention; to cancer biology, translational, and clinical studies; to survivorship and advocacy—and highlights the work of the best minds in research and medicine from institutions all over the world.

Gordon Research Conference: Pancreatic Diseases
June 16 – 21, 2019
Newry, ME
The distinctive concept of this Gordon Research Conference (GRC) is to bring together basic and physician scientists at the forefront of research in all aspects of pancreatic diseases, including diabetes, pancreatic cancer and pancreatitis. Specific topics to be explored at this GRC include cell-cell signaling networks and microenvironmental influences on cell behavior, the impact of systemic factors on the pancreatic microenvironment, the role of immune cells in pancreatic diseases, cell plasticity and regeneration, as well as genetic causes of pancreatic cancer and diabetes.


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