New York Upstate

Thank you for visiting the New York 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
Jane Cross
Medical Director 
Nuri Ozden, MD


Medical and Surgical Treatments of Chronic Pancreatitis

August 27, 2016
12:30 – 5:00 PM

New York Academy of Medicine
1216 5th Ave
New York, NY 10029
Room 440 (fourth floor)

For more information, please view the event page.

Strike Out Pancreas Disease

October 2, 2016
1:00 – 4:00 PM

9090 Destiny USA Dr
Syracuse, NY 13204

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

Party for a Cure

October 6, 2016
6:30 – 9:30 PM

Edison Ballroom
240 W 47th Street
New York, NY 10036

To purchase tickets or make a donation please visit



SUNY Upstate named an NPF Center:

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:

New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032  
SUNY Upstate Medical University- Department of Surgery
750 E. Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210
315 464-5413

Photo Gallery of Past Events

2016 PANCAN Purple Stride
Party for a Cure 2015

Patient Education Conferences

The Mount Sinai Medical Center
Recorded Live September 28, 2013
Register and view here
3rd Annual Updates on
Diseases of the Pancreas
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Recorded Live April 24, 2013
Register and view here.
2nd Annual Updates on
Diseases of the Pancreas
Recorded Live October 26, 2011
Register and view here.