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Nov 07, 2019, 09:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Launches PSA Campaign About The World's Toughest Cancer

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) announced today the official launch of its Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month campaign, running...


Nov 01, 2019, 15:20 ET Dallas/Fort Worth To Demand Better For Patients, Survival At PurpleStride, The Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer

Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride DFW on Saturday, Nov. 9 at Klyde Warren Park. The...


Oct 01, 2019, 15:22 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Teams With Tempur-Pedic® For 10th Year

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), a leading patient advocacy organization, is pleased to announce that longtime corporate supporter...


Sep 04, 2019, 06:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Appoints Columbia Sportswear Executive Lisa Kulok To Board Of Directors

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), a leading patient advocacy organization, announced today that Columbia Sportswear executive Lisa Kulok ...


Aug 27, 2019, 09:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network And CDISC Partner To Develop First Therapeutic Area Data Standards For Pancreatic Cancer

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), the leading pancreatic cancer patient advocacy organization, and CDISC, the global nonprofit dedicated ...


Aug 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Awarded Highest Four-Star Rating From Leading Nonprofit Evaluator For 15th Consecutive Year

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), a leading patient advocacy organization, announced today that it has earned a four-star rating from...


Jul 09, 2019, 12:17 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Raises Unprecedented $1 Million At PurpleStride® Washington, D.C., The Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) announced today that its PurpleStride Washington, D.C. 2019 event has raised more than $1 million, a...


Jul 02, 2019, 07:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Appoints Andrew Lowy, MD, As Chair Of Its Scientific And Medical Advisory Board

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), the largest organization tackling the world's toughest cancer, today announced new leadership for its...


Jun 28, 2019, 15:21 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Furthers Research Investment Through Funding Of Scientific Grants

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) today announced the recipients of its 2019 research grants. Through a highly competitive peer-review...


Jun 25, 2019, 14:09 ET Pancreatic Cancer Advocates From All 50 States, Including 110 Survivors, Travel To Washington, D.C., To Advocate For Increased Federal Research Funding

With a five-year survival rate still at just 9 percent, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) mobilized more than 600 pancreatic cancer...


Jun 20, 2019, 15:14 ET PurpleStride®, The Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer, Returns To Chicago On June 29

Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride Chicago on Saturday, June 29 at Soldier Field. The...


May 30, 2019, 09:00 ET Washington D.C. Will Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer At Its 10th Annual PurpleStride®

Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride Washington D.C. on Saturday, June 8 at Freedom Plaza. The...


May 04, 2019, 14:43 ET Alex Trebek Joins Survivors, Supporters At Pancreatic Cancer Action Network's PurpleStride® Los Angeles Event

Alex Trebek showed his support while sharing his resolve to fight pancreatic cancer with more than 2,300 patients, caregivers and advocates on...


Apr 03, 2019, 14:09 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Appoints Jodi Lipe As Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN), a worldwide leader in the fight against pancreatic cancer, has hired brand and consumer marketing...


Mar 28, 2019, 05:00 ET New York City Will Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer At Its 10th Annual PurpleStride®

Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride New York City on Saturday, April 13 at Prospect Park in...


Mar 06, 2019, 23:46 ET Alex Trebek Announces Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

Alex Trebek, longtime host of TV game show "Jeopardy!" announced Wednesday, March 6, that he has been diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer....


Mar 06, 2019, 16:23 ET Newly Published Research Provides Insights On The Metastatic Spread Of Pancreatic Cancer

A study published today in the journal Nature provides a deeper understanding of why pancreatic cancer spread, or metastasis, is most commonly found...


Mar 04, 2019, 11:33 ET Research Studies Move The Needle On Understanding World's Toughest Cancer, Pancreatic, And Its "Undruggable" Proteins

Two novel scientific studies published today in the prestigious journal Nature Medicine point to a new combination treatment strategy for pancreatic...


Jan 08, 2019, 14:46 ET Pancreatic Cancer Still On Path To Become Second Leading Cause Of Cancer-Related Death In U.S. By 2020

The world's deadliest major cancer – pancreatic cancer – still has a five-year survival rate of just 9 percent, according to the Cancer Facts &...


Jan 03, 2019, 07:00 ET National Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Trials Awareness Month Campaign Sheds Light On Myths And Enrollment Barriers Surrounding Clinical Trials

his January, in recognition of National Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Trials Awareness Month, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) strongly...


Jan 02, 2019, 13:06 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Addresses Pancreatic Cancer Weight Loss Causes And Treatment In Newly Published Paper

A new article published in The Oncologist, representing the work of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network's (PanCAN) Supportive Care Committee of...


Nov 01, 2018, 06:00 ET Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month Launches Today: Demand Better. For Patients. For Survival.

Today marks the start of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) urges the nation to Demand Better. For...


Oct 24, 2018, 15:16 ET DFW To Demand Better For Patients, Survival At PurpleStride, The Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer

Thousands will walk to end pancreatic cancer, the world's toughest cancer, at PurpleStride DFW on Nov. 10 in Dallas. The community event, celebrating ...


Sep 17, 2018, 08:34 ET Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Announces 2019 Grants Program To Fund Innovative Scientists

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) announced today that it is accepting applications for its 2019 research grants. The highly competitive...


Aug 31, 2018, 08:00 ET A Final Farewell To Aretha Franklin After Her Death To Pancreatic Cancer

Aretha Franklin's funeral today in Detroit is expected to be a star-studded tribute with politicians, dignitaries and celebrities from across the...