Upcoming Events

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.

Aug
26
Sun
Eastern PA Cut-a-Thon! @ Axis Hair Studio
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Help cut out pancreas disease by coming to our Cut-a-Thon on August 28th from 11am – 4pm! Hosted by the NPF Eastern PA Chapter, cuts start at $20 (minimum donation) and proceeds will go to research dollars for pancreas disease! We hope to see you there!

Sep
14
Fri
Courage for a Cure Gala @ Fairmont Pittsburgh
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

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

Sep
15
Sat
Strike Out Pancreas Disease – North Carolina @ Buffaloe Lanes Cary
Sep 15 @ 2:00 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
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 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Every Hero has a Story…

The Ohio-Kentucky Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation is holding our signature Cincinnati Party for a Cure cocktail party and auction on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 6:30-9:30 pm, at Drees Pavilion at Devou Memorial Overlook located at 790 Park Lane, Covington, KY 41011.

On this special occasion, we will be honoring Dr. Tom K. Lin, Associate Director of Cincinnati Children’s Pancreas Care Center, with the Nobility in Science Award.

Proceeds from this event will go to support the National Pancreas Foundation and an exciting new program to help the transportation needs of pediatric patients at Cincinnati Children’s Pancreas Care Center, one of the only centers in the United States that is dedicated to caring for children with pancreatic diseases.

For more information on tickets and sponsorship, please go here: http://NPFCIN.givesmart.com

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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.

Oct
5
Fri
Party for a Cure – Los Angeles @ Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Support the children and adults suffering from pancreatitis and join us in finding a cure. With new discoveries in genetics and precision medicine, new treatments for pancreatic disease are finally within reach. Please join Mission: Cure, the National Pancreas Foundation, chronic pancreatitis patients and their families and LA’s leading scientists and physicians to learn how you can get involved and help accelerate medical discoveries to find effective treatments to end the suffering.

Learn more about Mission: Cure’s innovative approach involving “impact investing” in health and cutting-edge strategies to cure disease.

Premier giving level and sponsor packages are available for recognition in conjunction with the event. Tables, donations, tickets may be purchased HERE.

Oct
17
Wed
Save the Date: Party for a Cure – New York @ Edison Ballroom
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

More Details to Follow!

Oct
21
Sun
Save the Date: Strike – Out Pancreas Disease – Massachusetts
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm

More details to follow!