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National Pancreas Foundation
To support the research of diseases of the pancreas and to provide information and humanitarian services to those people who are suffering from such illnesses.
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National Pancreas Foundation Apr 3
Adam was 15-years-old when he first had a pancreatitis attack. Now five years later, he is using his journey with this chronic illness and studying to be a nurse. To read more about Adam's story of courage and providing hope to others, please go here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Mar 31
Researchers at want to learn more about pain management strategies to help youth with pancreatitis! Children ages 10-18 and their parents can earn up to $300 for their time. Study participation is completely online. Go to to learn more!
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National Pancreas Foundation Mar 18
Cincinnati Children’s is offering a live online Q&A for medical professionals! During our event, Dr. Maisam A. Abu-El-Haija, MD; Jaimie D. Nathan, MD; will provide an overview of pancreas care and answer questions in real-time. To register:
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National Pancreas Foundation Mar 3
Please go here for polling link, agenda, and meeting info for the pancreatitis PFDD meeting Remember to go to the polling website (when prompted by the moderator) We want to hear from you! Meeting starts at 8:30 AM EST!
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National Pancreas Foundation Feb 28
Pancreatitis Warriors - show your rare tomorrow! (And every day for pancreas disease awareness).
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National Pancreas Foundation Feb 28
March 3rd, Pancreatitis Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting: Sign up in-person or through webcast! The NPF and the FDA want to hear from you! Register here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Feb 11
Researchers at want to learn more about pain management strategies to help youth with pancreatitis! Children ages 10-18 and their parents may be eligible to participate and earn up to $300 for their time. Go to to learn more!
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National Pancreas Foundation Dec 23
Our last newsletter of 2019! To subscribe to the newsletter, please go here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Dec 19
We want to continue to help those with pancreas disease! Whether it's $5, $10, $25+ your donation matters! To donate, please go here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Dec 18
Replying to @RZwiener
So happy for you! Congrats Russ!
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National Pancreas Foundation Dec 17
Thank you to everyone who has registered for the PFDD meeting. 💜🙏 The FDA wants to hear from pancreatitis community (acute, chronic, pediatric, and caregivers) - to register for the meeting in-person or webcast please go here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Dec 4
We are over the moon! Thank you to Justin March, the Dallas Cowboys, and the NFL for choosing to honour us as part of this year's "My Cause, My Cleats". We're truly grateful. Justin will be wearing the NPF cleats as the Cowboys play the Chicago Bears tomorrow (December 5th).
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National Pancreas Foundation Nov 7
In November, we wear PURPLE for...
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National Pancreas Foundation Nov 5
At age 15, Adam Barbosa was diagnosed with Acute Idiopathic Pancreatitis. To watch Adam's story of pain, perseverance, recovery after TPIAT, and how he is turning his pancreatitis experience into his career please go here:
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National Pancreas Foundation Nov 1
November is Pancreas Disease Awareness Month! To learn more about the pancreas, please check out our Animated Pancreas Patient:
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National Pancreas Foundation Oct 25
The NPF is pleased to open the application period for the 15th Annual NPF Fellows Symposium! Open to physicians and PhD-level scientists who are Fellows, and first or second-year faculty (pancreatic cancer).
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National Pancreas Foundation Oct 17
For October we are featuring the importance of joining a support group! What do you want us to feature in the newsletter? We want to hear from YOU! Please email us at info@pancreasfoundation.org
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National Pancreas Foundation Oct 16
Giuliana was just 7 weeks when she was diagnosed with FCS, a rare, genetic disorder of fat metabolism that is characterized by extremely high triglyceride levels. High triglycerides is the 3rd leading cause of pancreatitis.
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National Pancreas Foundation Oct 9
Want to learn more about Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency, or about nutrition with pancreas disease, or hear other patient stories? Subscribe to our YouTube channel!
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National Pancreas Foundation Oct 4
Want to learn more about pediatric pancreatitis? We'll be live on Saturday, October 5th for our patient and family education from 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CST You can join the live stream by using this link:
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