Awardee for August 2004
Last Modified: August 1, 2004
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. (PanCAN)
The first national patient advocacy organization for the pancreatic cancer community, PanCAN works to focus national attention on the need to find a cure for pancreatic cancer. They provide public and professional education embracing the urgent need for more research, effective treatments, prevention programs and early detection methods. PanCAN also funds research grants for pancreatic cancer, as well as providing patient services.
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