TEXAS

Thank you for visiting the Texas 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  
Rebecca Jarbeck-Ramirez
npftexas@pancreasfoundation.org

Medical Director
Mohamed Othman, MD

 

Upcoming Events

Date: October 28, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, Jamail Building, Conference Rooms 120 & 125 (4th Floor), 1977 Butler Blvd, Houston, Texas 77030

Join the Texas State Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) for a Patient and Care-giver Education Event. The event is designed to enable pancreatitis patient communities to learn more about new advances and therapies; the NPF National Registry and other NPF programs and activities both local and national.

Agenda
Introduction: Dr. Othman
Local NPF Chapter updates: Local NPF team introduction
National NPF updates
Discussion of challenges of chronic pancreatitis in pediatric populations: Dr. Fishman
Patient testimony
Hereditary Cause son Acute Pancreatitis: Rob Holter
Patient testimony
Alternative approaches in the management of pain in chronic pancreatitis, the role of behavioral health: Dr. Bradford
Close/Patient questions: Dr. Othman

 
To register, CLICK HERE.
 

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:

Baylor College of Medicine, Elkins Pancreas Center
6620 Main St, 13th Floor, Suite 1350
Houston, TX 77030
(877) PANC-CTR
Baylor University Medical Center – Pancreatic Cancer
3500 Gaston Ave
Dallas, TX 75246  
214-820-3535
Baylor University Medical Center – Pancreatitis
3500 Gaston Ave
Dallas, TX 75246  
214-820-3535
Medical Center of Plano
3901 West 15th Street
Plano, TX 75075
972-596-6800
Texas Children’s Hospital
6621 Fannin St.
Clinical Care Center 1010
Houston, TX 77030
832-822-1050