Advances in Pancreatic Cancer Research: Q&A With Christine Iacobuzio-Donahue, MD, PhD

Christine Iacobuzio-Donahue, MD, PhD

This week, scientists from around the world will convene in Orlando, Florida, as the AACR hosts a conference titled Pancreatic Cancer: Advances in Science and Clinical Care. The conference will include discussion on the biological mechanisms of pancreatic cancer, drug development, epidemiology and risk factors, patient perspectives, and more.

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How Cancer Patients Can Manage Pain

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“Easing the Pain” tells the story of cancer patients’ experiences dealing with pain and best practices for pain management. The article is featured in the Spring 2016 issue of Cancer Today, a magazine for cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers that is published by the American Association for Cancer Research.

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Cancer in the Crescent City: The AACR Hosts a Community Event to Talk About Cancer in Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - The AACR 2016 Annual Meeting - Attendees during the Community Education Event at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting here today, Saturday April 16, 2016. More than 18,000 physicians, researchers, health care professionals, cancer survivors and patient advocates are expected to attend the meeting at the New Orleans Ernest Morial Convention Center. The Annual Meeting highlights the latest findings in all major areas of cancer research from basic through clinical and epidemiological studies. Photo by © AACR/Scott Morgan 2016 Contact Info: Keywords:

Many things come to mind at the mention of New Orleans—jazz, Cajun food, po’ boys, and French-inspired houses with ornate wrought-iron railings. But the Crescent City is located in Louisiana, …

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