We have gathered a list of helpful links that you might find helpful. These links are organizations and other facilities that may provide additional information about diseases of the pancreas or pancreatic cancer.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. (PanCAN), established in 1999, is the first national patient advocacy organization for the pancreatic cancer community.
Pancreatitis Association International
The Pancreatitis Association International is a 501C3 (pending) organization, established in August of 1999 to support, educate, and advocate for anyone whose life has been affected by the disease of Pancreatitis.
The National Pancreas Foundation
The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) and its founding members and volunteers are committed to maximum efficiency. The Foundation’s goal is to channel 95% of all its proceeds into the direct support of research and humanitarian aid.
The Lustgarten Foundation
The mission of The Lustgarten Foundation is to advance the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer.
The University Of Cincinnati Department Of Surgery
The Department of Surgery at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine is comprised of three major Sections and 15 Divisions with 92 full-time faculty. Our faculty have privileges at all area hospitals and routinely treat patients at University Hospital, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, The Christ Hospital, VA Medical Center, and Shriners Burns Hospital.
The UC Academic Health Center
The UC Academic Health Center has been a major source for medical care in Cincinnati, training health professionals and providing leading-edge medical research and patient care. It has also been the source of medical care to many people who otherwise would not have received it. The high quality of medicine that is readily available in Greater Cincinnati was–and still is–very much tied to the high quality of people and programs at the UC Academic Health Center.
The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC) is an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). The NIDDK is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), one of eight health agencies of the Public Health Service, which is under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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