In collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section, the National Pancreas Foundation and its Texas State Chapter presents a "Pancreas Diseases Educational Symposium: Diagnosis, Treatment, Care and Support for patients, caregivers & families".
Experts from Baylor College of Medicine will be on hand to share important information and answer your questions about pancreas disease.
Welcome & Introduction - Naomi Jacobsen, Texas Chapter Chair
Virtual reality of chronic pain in patients with Chronic Pancreatitis -
Dr. Richa Shukla & Dr. Shashank Sarvepalli
Patient Testimony - Amber Senica
"Differences between acute & chronic pancreatitis - Dr. Kalpesh Patel
New innovative approaches to managing chronic pancreatitis - Dr. Mohamed Othman
Patient Testimony - Tressa Sonnier
The NPF: History, Activities and Developments - Patrick Salami
Patient testimony - Jennifer Earl
Open Forum and Closing Remarks - Dr Othman
The event is free and open to all patients and caregivers with refreshments provided.
Baylor College of Medicine, Dept. of Medicine Conference Room B, 7200 Cambridge St., Houston, Texas 77030