Northern California

Thank you for visiting the Northern California 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
Michael Welch
Medical Director
Walter Park, MD


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:

Stanford University

300 Pasteur Drive, MC: 5187

Stanford, CA 94305


UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

1975 4th Street

San Francisco, CA 94158



Patient Education Conferences

National Pancreas Foundation
Northern California Chapter Event
Recorded Live August 14, 2013

Register and view here.