Thank you for visiting the Massachusetts 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
Diane Tonelli 
Medical Director
Sunil Sheth, MD

Fundraising Events

Lets Laugh Comedy Night

An evening of Comedy to benefit the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation.
Featuring Comedian Jerry Caruso from ‘Comics for a Cure’ and “The Jokemaster!” Larry Lee Lewis

Thursday, June 15th
7:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Fiddler’s Green Pub
19 Temple Street
Worcester, MA 01604

To purchase tickets or make a donation please visit the event page.

Falmouth Road Race

We have bib numbers to give away for the 2017 Falmouth Road Race August 20th!

Do you want a chance to join The National Pancreas Foundation Falmouth Road Race Team and raise funds for a great cause? The NPF Falmouth Road Race Team is running a lottery for Bib #’s. Cost is $5 to enter your name into a lottery for bib number for the August 20th running of the exciting, well sought after, 2017 race.

The draw will be made on June 15th, 2017. Winners will be notified via email and an announcement on our website.

To purchase tickets or make a donation please visit the event page.

Educational Events

PEP TALK 3 – Living With Chronic Pancreatitis

University of Massachusetts Memorial Healthcare
119 Belmont St, Worcester, MA 01605
June 28th, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (EST).

To to register for the event, please visit the CLICK HERE.


Co-Founder Jane Holt discusses NPF Centers in the Boston area and the strides we are making in the treatment of pancreatic diseases.

NPF Centers

NPF Centers focus on multidisciplinary treatment of pancreatitis by treating the “whole patient” with a focus on the best possible outcomes and an improved quality of life. To view more information on the criteria to be an approved NPF Center, please click here.

Treatment Centers located in this state are:

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue, Dana 501
Boston, MA  02215
Boston Children’s Hospital – Harvard Medical School
300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell Ground
Boston, MA 02115
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
UMass Memorial Medical Center
University Campus
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

Photo Gallery of Past Events

Strike Out Pancreatic Disease!
May 3, 2015
Roaring 20s Ball
November 13, 2014