Tag Archives: Cancer Research

May 6, 2012

BIG NEWS: Formation of the Alliance of Families Fighting Pancreatic Cancer (AFFPC)

The Greg and Cathy Griffith Family Foundation and Dr. A. James Moser are pleased to announce the formation of the Alliance of Families Fighting Pancreatic Cancer( AFFPC), a grass-roots organization of foundations and families across the country that will unify to make strides toward beating pancreatic cancer. All organizations in the alliance maintain their autonomy, while sharing resources and ideas with the larger group. All those that have been affected by pancreatic cancer and want to fight to see a cure, whether official organizations or families, are welcome to join us in our fight. CONTINUE READING

October 6, 2011

How Technology Is Helping Pancreatic Cancer Surgery

Courtesy of UPMC, Dr. A. James Moser discusses the benefits of robotic surgery for pancreatic cancer patients. Learn more about the program at the UPMC Pancreatic Cancer Center website.

Check out the article: Innovation at UPMC: New Hope for Pancreatic Cancer Patients.

Also the accompanying video, Robotic Whipple Surgery, and the UPMC’s original video posting is here.

August 5, 2011

Dr. Moser Headed to Harvard Medical School

The foundation is incredibly excited to announce that Dr. A. James Moser is headed to Harvard University, where he plans to lead a group of top pancreatic cancer experts whose focus will be to cure pancreatic cancer once and for all!

Cathy Griffith made the following post on her CarePages account yesterday: CONTINUE READING