On Saturday, November 14, 2020, patients/survivors and their friends and family logged in from 167 different locations to join our multi-disciplinary team for our 15th Annual (1st Virtual!) Symposium. The group discussed the latest in medical therapies, surgical options, and innovative research for pancreatic cancer.


Welcome and Program Overview
Charles J. Yeo, MD, FACS
Samuel D. Gross Professor and Chair of Surgery.

Report of the 2019-2020 Annual Jefferson Pancreas Tumor Registry Survey
Theresa P. Yeo, PhD, MPH, MSN, AOCNP
Adjunct Associate Professor and Co-Director
Jefferson Pancreas Tumor Registry

Clinical Trials in Pancreatic Cancer
Harish Lavu, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Section Chief, Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery
Co-Director, Jefferson Pancreas Tumor Registry

Recent Data on Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Atrayee Basu Mallick, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medical Oncology

Moving Research Forward: Promising Work Amid COVID-19
Aditi Jain, PhD
Research Instructor

Questions & Answers

W. Kim Foster Pancreatic Cancer Pilot Grant Recognition

Survivor Tribute Photo & Survivor Testimonial

View our Pancreatic Cancer Program 2020 Update to learn more about Dr. Yeo and the team’s great work!

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