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November 13th, 2014

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month


Did you know that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month? The incidence and mortality rates for this aggressive disease have been rising steadily for the last few decades. It’s time for us to act. Help us raise awareness and education about the risk factors, prevention and treatment for pancreatic cancer.

Learn more from the multi-disciplinary cancer team at the University of Michigan Health System as they discuss their approach to the diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer. This 9-part video series features the following panel of experts:

Diane Simeone, MD Professor of Surgery, Chief of Pancreatic Surgery

Michelle Anderson, MD Associate Professor of Internal Medicine GI

Mary Feng, MD Associate Professor of Radiology Oncology, Assistant Director of Clinical Research

Andrew Rhim, MD Assistant Professor Internal Medicine GI

Vaibhav Sahai, MBBS Assistant Professor Internal Medicine Oncology

1-9: Pancreatic Cancer: Overview and Risk Factors

2-9: Pancreatic Cancer: Research for Potential Early Diagnosis

3-9: Pancreatic Cancer: When to Implement Neoadjuvant Therapy

4-9: Pancreatic Cancer: The Importance of Clinical Trials

Check back next week to see the remaining videos in this series or click here to view the full series on our Cook Medical Endoscopy YouTube channel.