(free) Patient Education EventS

University of Minnesota Medical Center: PEDIATRIC TPIAT EDUCATION SERIES
Empowering Families and Young Patients with Pancreatitis

SESSION 1: Tuesday, September 21st: 7:00 p.m. (ET)
Title: TPIAT for children with pancreatitis: What do you need to know as a parent of or child with pancreatitis?
Speakers:
• Srinath Chinnakotla, Pediatric Transplant Surgeon
• Marie Cook, Transplant Nurse Coordinator
• Matthew Armfield, Pediatric Pain Physician

Click HERE to register for Session 1

SESSION 2: Tuesday, October 5th: 7:00 p.m. (ET)
Title: Nutrition, exocrine insufficiency, and diabetes after pediatric TPIAT
Speakers:
• Elissa Downs, Pediatric Gastroenterologist
• Melena Bellin, Pediatric Endocrinologist

Click HERE to register for Session 2

SESSION 3: Tuesday, October 19th: 7:00 p.m. (ET)
Title: What to know about life after TPIAT for the teenager: Patient perspectives on school, social life, and other topics after TPIAT.
Speakers: TBD

Click HERE to register for Session 3

Atlanta chapter: PANCREATIC CANCER – UPDATES FOR PATIENTS AND PHYSICIANS

Day: THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM EDT

INTRODUCTION/MODERATOR
A. Jay Freeman, MD, MSc
Emory University School of Medicine

PANCREATIC CANCER IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES
K Marie King MD, MS, MBA, FACS
Albany Medical Center – New York

CREATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PATIENT LED PANCREAS CANCER EDUCATION
Andrew Page, MD, FACS
Piedmont Healthcare

WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER SURGERY FOR PANCREATIC CANCER
Jessica Lyn Cioffi, MD
Piedmont Healthcare

PARTICIPATING IN CLINICAL TRIALS FOR PANCREATIC CANCER
NEW STRATEGIES IN PANCREATIC CANCER TRIALS
Mehmet Akce, MD
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

REGISTER TODAY!

Pancreatic Cancer – NAVIGATING A DIAGNOSIS OF PANCREATIC CANCER

Day: THURSDAY, AUGUST 19, 2021
TIme: 7:00 PM EDT

MODERATOR
Kenneth Lee, MD
Professor of Surgery University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC

Featured Speakers:

“Multi-Modality Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer”
Amer H. Zureikat, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
UPMC Chair of Clinical Surgery, Department of Surgery, Department of Surgery University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

“Advances in Surgical Techniques and Robotics”
Alessandro Paniccia, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Patient Perspectives

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PAST EVENTS

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh – Bench to bedside: 1) Gene therapy for diabetes and 2) Chemical pancreatectomy for pancreatitis 

Date: Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST
Location: Virtual

For more information, please go here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4855639476060772875

2019

Indiana Chapter Education Event 

Date: September 14, 2019
Time: 9:00AM – 4:00PM
Location: The Capital Ballroom Drury Plaza Hotel Indianapolis
Carmel 9625 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290

For more information, please go here: https://pancreasfoundation.org/state-chapters/indiana/

Illinois Chapter Education Event

Date: September 21, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Prentice Women’s Hospital, 250 E Superior Street Rm L-South (3rd Floor), Chicago, IL 606110

For more information, please go here: https://pancreasfoundation.org/state-chapters/illinois/

Iowa Chapter Education Event

Date: October 5, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Venue: University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242

For more information, please go here: https://pancreasfoundation.org/state-chapters/iowa/

Michigan Chapter Education Event

3RD ANNUAL Patient and Family Centered Care For Pancreatic Diseases
Date: October 19, 2019
Time: 11:30am – 2:30pm
Location: The Inn at St. Johns, 44045 Five Mile Road, Plymouth, MI 48170

For more information, please go here: https://pancreasfoundation.org/state-chapters/michigan/

Texas Chapter Education Event 

Save-the-Date Education Event – Houston
Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019
Please save the date for this event, more details to come

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Location: University Hospital – University Health System, 4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229

Georgia Chapter Education Event 

Save-the-Date Education Event – Atlanta
Date: November 10, 2019
Please save the date for this event, more details to come

For more information, please go here: https://pancreasfoundation.org/state-chapters/texas/

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