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NPF Fellows Symposium

17th Annual NPF Fellows Symposium

The National Pancreas Foundation Holds An Annual Fellows Symposium As An Opportunity For
Fellows To Gain Insight And Instruction From World-Renowned Pancreas Specialists. This Is Open
To Physicians And PhD-Level Scientists Who Are Fellows, Residents, And First Or Second-Year
Faculty Who Have Demonstrated An Interest In Pancreatic Disease.

The 2023 Fellows Symposium Will Be Held On March 31 – April 2, 2023 In San Diego, CA (Hilton
La Jolla Torrey Pines).

The application for the Symposium is due January 31, 2023.

Click here to view the 2023 Fellows Symposium Agenda

Planning Committee

  • Maisam A. Abu-El-Haija, MD, MS – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
  • Dana K. Andersen, MD, FACS – NIDDK
  • Chris Forsmark, MD – University of Florida
  • Timothy B. Gardner, MD, MS – Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Steven J. Hughes, MD – University of Florida
  • John Lieb, MD, FASGE – University of Florida
  • Eileen O’Reilly, MD – Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Course Objectives

  1. Discuss early detection of pancreatic cancer and surgery options.
  2. Describe indications, treatments, and complications of pancreatitis.
  3. Interpret knowledge of genes and how they affect the pancreas.


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by CME
Outfitters, LLC and National Pancreas Foundation. CME Outfitters, LLC is jointly accredited by
the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council
for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to
provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Disclosure Declaration and Information

It is the policy of CME Outfitters, LLC to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, and
scientific rigor and integrity in all of their CE activities. Faculty must disclose to the participants
any relationships with commercial companies whose products or devices may be mentioned
in faculty presentations, or with the commercial supporter of this CE activity. CME Outfitters,
LLC, has evaluated, identified, and attempted to resolve any potential conflicts of interest
through a rigorous content validation procedure, use of evidence-based data/research, and a
multidisciplinary peer review process. The following information is for participant information
only. It is not assumed that these relationships will have a negative impact on the

Acknowledgment Of Commercial Support

This activity is partially supported by educational grants from various commercial supporters.

Future Fellows Symposium Dates

May 3-5, 2024 // Chicago, IL (Hilton Chicago)

For any questions, please contact Carrie Anderson, National Program Manager at