Inaugural Andrea Gianaris Pancreatic Cancer Lectureship:
Murray Korc, M.D., Indiana University School of Medicine
Myles Brand Chair in Cancer Research (Pending Indiana University Board of Trustees approval)
Thursday, November 10, Joseph R. Walther Hall, 980 West Walnut Street, 2nd floor Auditorium, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5188
Lecture: 3:30 p.m.; Reception: 4:30 p.m.- RSVP to Meghan McFadden by November 8 (317) 274-7409
“In tribute to Myles Brand, CLEAR fellow will lecture on end-of-life care”. See http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/20210.html
Pancreatic Cyst and Cancer Early Detection Center: development of benign cyst marker at the IU School of Medicine and IU Simon Cancer Center by researchers C. Max Schmidt, MD, PhD, MBA and Michele Yip-Schneider, PhD may ease pancreatic cancer concern in select patients with pancreatic cysts. See below for WTHR Channel 13 link:
Johns Hopkins and collaborating institutions, Memorial Sloan Kettering and Indiana University http://www.pancyst.org , discover pancreatic cancer early detection marker. The research published today was primarily funded by the Lustgarten Foundation. Read more on the Lustgarten Foundation website link: http://www.lustgarten.org/Page.aspx?pid=1054
Patients, Families, Physicians and Scientists, enjoy this new resource. We apologize for some parts of the website being under construction at site launch. Future plans for the Pancreatic Cyst and Cancer Early Detection Center website are:
- Expansion of the network of pancreatic cyst and cancer early detection clinics, so patients may be well informed of where they may receive optimal treatment.
- Expansion of the resources section to include real time updates to current guidelines for surveillance of patients at increased risk of pancreatic cancer.
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C. Max Schmidt, MD, PhD