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PEP Talk 3: Living with Chronic Pancreatitis

In collaboration with the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF), the UMass Memorial Division of Gastroenterology, designated NPF Center of Central MA, presents the third annual pancreas education program; PEP Talk 3: Coping with Chronic Pancreatitis. Experts from UMass Memorial and the National Pancreas Foundation will be on hand to share important information and answer your questions about pancreatitis. This year's topics will include:

• Nutrition
• Genetics in Chronic Pancreatitis - Cystic Fibrosis
• Mindfulness and Pancreatitis
• Patient Perspective
• Panel Discussion

Earn CME's! This offering meets the requirements for 2.4 contact hours for nurses as specified by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in nursing (244-CMR 5.04). Each nurse should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the education activity.

Event Dates: 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

Location Address: 

University Campus--Albert Sherman Center
Sherman Auditorium, 1st Floor
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

Registration Information: 

Complimentary valet parking and light refreshments will be provided. Registration required: or call 855-UMASS-MD (862-7763).

Parking and map

Please note: Latex Balloons No Longer Allowed at Medical Center

Due to allergic reactions to latex and the possible choking hazard for our pediatric patients, these balloons are no longer allowed. Mylar balloons are acceptable to bring into the hospital.