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
Meet our specialist cancer care nurses
Pancare’s team of specialist cancer care nurses is growing, thanks to generous donations from our community fundraisers and major donors. Specialist cancer care nurses are experienced oncology nurses who provide evidence-based information regarding diagnosis, treatment, symptom management and wellbeing. They will empower you to work with your healthcare team to make informed choices about the treatment and management of your upper GI cancer.
2022 Scholarship & Award Winners
We believe that fostering an engaged clinical research community is a key driver in the development of research programs and clinical trials that will progress the therapies and best-practice care for those impacted by upper gastrointestinal (GI) cancers into the future. Our support of early-career clinicians and scientists is cultivating world-leading research and accelerating delivery of results that improve outcomes and quality of life for those living with upper GI cancer, their carers and families.
Pancare Foundation and Hawthorn Football Club unite for 'Dare to Hope'
Pancare Foundation is excited to announce a new partnership with the Hawthorn Football Club, in preparation for next month’s ‘Dare to Hope’ AFL match which will raise funds and new levels of awareness for pancreatic cancer. The match will take place on July 17, 2022 (AFL Round 18) when Hawthorn hosts West Coast at the mighty MCG in Melbourne.