The National Pancreas Foundation provides hope for those suffering from pancreas disease through funding cutting edge research, advocating for new and better therapies, and providing support and education for patients, caregivers, and health care professionals.
The NPF is the only foundation dedicated to patients who are suffering from all forms of pancreas disease – pediatric pancreatitis, acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer. Since its foundation in 1997, the NPF has given over $3 million to fund 100 groundbreaking research projects. The Foundation advocacy efforts have also been very effective, actively participating in various national advisory councils and in Department of Defense Consumer Reviews. Furthermore, the NPF has supported initiatives that have led to millions of dollars of additional research by the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense and other institutions.
National Pancreas Foundation News
Sep 12, 2018
How do you explain to others what it is like to lose both parents to pancreatic cancer in less than 18 months? Frankly, you can’t. Instead, I would like to focus on the things that occurred during my parents’ lives,[…]Read more...
Sep 11, 2018
January 2015. We had just completed our first full year of living in Pennsylvania. Still adjusting to a new home, city, and state, we had started to make a few friends. I went from working full time in Colorado, to[…]Read more...
Aug 22, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LA Party for a Cure to Welcome Multi-Platinum Recording Artist blackbear Recording Artist, Rapper, Singer-Songwriter, Record Producer Scheduled to Join the National Pancreas Foundation and Mission: Cure to Put an End to Pancreatic Disease Bethesda, MD: 08-22-18[…]Read more...
The National Pancreas Foundation and American PancreaticAssociation Fund Critical Pancreatitis ResearchAug 14, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The National Pancreas Foundation and American Pancreatic Association Fund Critical Pancreatitis Research BETHESDA, MD – August. 11, 2018 – On behalf of the American Pancreatic Association and the National Pancreas Foundation, we are pleased to announce[…]Read more...