Pancreas Cancer-Specific Resources
Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research
The Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research is dedicated to advancing pancreatic cancer research, as well as providing information, resources, and support to pancreatic cancer patients and their families.
Lynch Syndrome International
The primary mission of Lynch Syndrome International (LSI) is to serve our global communities by focusing on providing support for individuals afflicted with Lynch syndrome, creating public awareness of the syndrome, educating members of the general public and health care professionals and providing support for Lynch syndrome research endeavors.
Michael Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation
The Rolfe Foundation serves as a catalyst for the early diagnosis and ultimate cure of pancreatic cancer by funding advanced medical research, public awareness initiatives, and educational programs. The Foundation also seeks to increase the quality and quantity of emotional and psychological support services for pancreatic cancer patients and their families through partnerships with organizations that specialize in this type of care.
National Pancreas Foundation
The National Pancreas Foundation is the only foundation dedicated to patients who are suffering from all forms of pancreas disease, including pediatric pancreatitis, acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis and cancer. The Foundation provides patients with information on diagnostic tools and alternative treatments, a directory of physicians who specialize in pancreatology, and clinical trials.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is a patient-based advocacy group that works to focus national attention on the need to find a cure for pancreatic cancer.
A service of the University of Pittsburg G.I., this site offers information on diseases, physicians, scientists, and resources as related to the pancreas.
This Web site is intended as a worldwide "gathering point" for information and news about the disease.
Pancreatic Cancer Alliance
Created by the Pancreatic Cancer Alliance to support pancreatic cancer research at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA, as well as patients and their loved ones.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention has created a new webpage for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment which discusses the dangers of infections and steps that can be taken to mitigate infections.
Avner Nahmani Pancreatic Cancer Foundation
Based in Australia, Avners Fund seeks to raise funds for support services, fund research and to build awareness of the disease.