Upcoming Events

Jul
8
Sun
1st Annual NPF Ohio/Kentucky Chapter Picnic @ Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

1st Annual NPF Ohio/Kentucky Chapter Picnic

Join us! This picnic is to bring together people who suffer from pancreatic disease. Friends and family are welcome to attend! To RSVP, please email Dan Spracklen, OH/KY Chapter Chair at npf_ohky@pancreasfoundation.org.

Jul
22
Sun
2nd Annual Color It Purple Picnic – Indiana Chapter @ Eagle Creek Park
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us and wear your best purple to raise awareness for pancreas disease! To RSVP, please email June Strayer, Indiana Chapter Chair at NPFIndiana@pancreasfoundation.org.

Jul
28
Sat
Permanent Vacation Fest @ Freehouse Brewery
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for good music and great food to raise awareness for pancreas disease!

Musical Acts:
Zack Kouris
The Officials
Saluda Shoals
Permanent Vacation

Hosts:
Rob Fowler
Richard “Box” Bachschmidt

Kids Activities! Food Trucks! T-shirts available for purchase at the event. No pre-purchase tickets required, but generous donations suggested at the door. All proceeds will benefit the National Pancreas Foundation.

Jul
31
Tue
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs – Pancreas Disease Awareness Night!  @ PNC Park
Jul 31 @ 7:05 pm – 9:05 pm

Come out to PNC Park to join the Pittsburgh Pirates and the National Pancreas Foundation raise awareness for those impacted by diseases of the pancreas. A portion of all ticket proceeds will fund cutting-edge research for a cure. To purchase tickets, please CLICK HERE. 

Aug
25
Sat
Understanding & Living with the challenges of Acute Recurrent and Chronic Pancreatitis @ Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center Jamail Specialty Care Center
Aug 25 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Join the Texas State Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) for a Patient and Care-giver Education event focusing on Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis in adults and children as well as covering Pain Management, Nutrition, Behavioral Medicine, and more.

The objective of this educational event is to provide patients and their caregivers with a fundamental understanding of the natural history and management of acute and chronic pancreatitis.

~Refreshments and Parking validation available at event~

To register for the event, please CLICK HERE.

Strike Out Pancreas Disease – North Carolina @ Buffaloe Lanes Cary
Aug 25 @ 2:15 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled event to raise funds for the National Pancreas Foundation. Your $25 donation covers bowling, shoes, food, and prizes! We hope to see you there!

To register or donate to the event, please CLICK HERE.

Sep
14
Fri
Courage for a Cure Gala @ Fairmont Pittsburgh
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm

Save the Date and join us on September 14th for a Casino Royale evening at the Fairmont, Pittsburgh. More details to follow!

Sep
22
Sat
Patient Education Event – Indiana @ The Capital Ballroom Drury Plaza Hotel Indianapolis
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The National Pancreas Foundation Indiana State Chapter presents a Patient and Family Education event focusing on “Chronic Pancreatitis” covering Pain Management, Nutrition, Behavioral Medicine, and More.

The objective of this educational event is to provide patients and their care givers with a fundamental understanding of the natural history and management of chronic pancreatitis

Registration begins at 9:00 AM with light breakfast as well as a boxed lunch will be provided

~Parking validation available at event~

For Inquiries, email: npfindiana@pancreasfoundation.org

Sep
28
Fri
Party for a Cure – Cincinnati @ Drees Pavilion at Devou Memorial Overlook
Sep 28 all-day

Join us for an evening of cocktails and conversation for a cure!

 

Sep
29
Sat
2nd Annual Patient and Family Centered Care for Pancreatic Diseases – Michigan Chapter @ The Inn at St. John's
Sep 29 all-day

The University of Michigan and the National Pancreas Foundation Michigan Chapter will jointly host a second Patient and Family Centered Care for Pancreatic Diseases educational event.

The main goals are to increase understanding of the immediate and long-term impact of pancreatitis on health, ability to function and work and medical coverage; to discuss the approach to complex care and to highlight causes and the approaches to chronic pain. We will also discuss updates and resources available at the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) National Office, the NPF Michigan Chapter and the University of Michigan NPF center of excellence.

Donna Fox, RN, MSW, Director of Complex Care Program, University of Michigan will deliver the keynote address entitled, Navigating life and care with pancreatitis: Approach to complex care.

The event is free and open to all physicians, patients and caregivers.

All attendants need to sign up by September 15, 2018. To register, please CLICK HERE

For further inquiries please send an email to Robin Winke at the National Pancreas Foundation Michigan Chapter: michigan@pancreasfoundation.org.