GEORGIA

Thank you for visiting the Georgia Chapter page, and welcome to our community of volunteers dedicated to the support of patients with pancreatic disease. We invite you to join us at one or more of our local events in support of this cause. Please see below for upcoming activities in your area!

If you would like to become more involved and volunteer in your state, please contact your Chapter Chair (information below).

Chapter Chair
Lee Paris
Georgia@pancreasfoundation.org
Medical Director
Qiang Cai, MD

 

Georgia Chapter Board Members

A. Jay Freeman, MD, MSc

UPCOMING EVENTS

Patient Education Event 

Date: June 11, 2018
Venue: Emory Health Sciences Research Building (“HRSB”) Auditorium 1760 Haygood Dr., Atlanta, Georgia 30302
Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm

The Georgia State Chapter of the NPF, will be hosting a Patient, Family and Caregiver Reception and Education Event to present the latest developments in Acute Recurrent and Chronic Pancreatitis in Children and Adults featuring specialists from Emory University School of Medicine and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

There will be a light refreshment, opportunity to network, hear from some of experts in the treatment and care of pancreatitis in Georgia and ask questions.

For more details and to register, please CLICK HERE.

 

 

PAST EVENTS

Medical Education Event

Date: December 16, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Emory University School of Medicine, The Brown Auditorium, 1365 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30322 (The best way to enter the building during the weekend is to park your car behind The Emory Clinic Building B, then walk across the street to Emergency Room and ask the desk attendant for entrance to the tunnel –  clinic Building B, Brown auditorium)

In collaboration with Emory University School of Medicine, the National Pancreas Foundation and its Georgia State Chapter presents, Chronic Pancreatitis: Causes, Symptoms & Therapies. A Patient & Family Centered Care Event.

Experts from Emory University, the National Pancreas Foundation and Patient Advocates will be on hand to share important information and answer your questions about chronic pancreatitis. For more information on this free event and to register, please CLICK HERE. 

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