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:
• 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.
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.