Dramatically improving survival and support for upper gastrointestinal cancers
We are the leading organisation inspiring hope, raising awareness, supporting families and funding research for upper gastrointestinal (GI) cancers. With one of the lowest survival rates out of all the major cancers, it’s our mission to improve survival and support for Australians diagnosed with pancreatic, liver, stomach, biliary and oesophageal cancers – from the point of diagnosis to treatment and beyond.
ARTICLES, NEWS & EVENTS
Go Dry this July and support Pancare Foundation!
Thanks to the incredible fundraising efforts of our Dry July participants in 2020, the Dry July Foundation has named Pancare Foundation as a Campaign Beneficiary for 2021!
Pancare-supported Researcher awarded as NSW Young Woman of the Year
Dr Samantha Wade, from the University of Wollongong and Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI), has been named the NSW Young Woman of the Year 2021 for her work involving Pancare-funded pancreatic cancer research.
New study examines different approaches for selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) for advanced liver cancer
This recent phase 2 trial examined the effects of personalised dositometry versus standard dositometry of selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) for treatment of unresectable locally-advanced hepatocellular carcinoma.