Pancreas

pancreas_largePancreas is the official journal of the American Pancreatic Association. Pancreas provides a central forum for communication of original works involving both basic and clinical research on the exocrine and endocrine pancreas and their interrelationships and consequences in disease states. This multidisciplinary, international journal covers the whole spectrum of basic sciences, etiology, prevention, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and surgical and medical management of pancreatic diseases, including cancer.


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Pancreapedia

 pancreapedia logo 220px widePancreapedia is an open access, on-line, knowledge base relating to the exocrine pancreas that is sponsored by the American Pancreatic Association.  It includes up to date citable reviews, methods articles as well as containing a worldwide directory of pancreatologists.  APA members are invited to both find and contribute information to the Pancreapedia. Please register and add yourself and your interests to the Directory.

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IAP/APA Acute Pancreatitis Guidelines Published

The evidence-based guidelines for the management of acute pancreatitis guidelines are now available. These are an update of the 2002 IAP Guidelines are a result of an international review group and one-day, interactive meeting held in conjunction with the 2012 APA/IAP joint meeting.

Governing Board

Miklos Sahin-Toth, MD, PhD – President
Ashok Saluja, PhD - Secretary-Treasurer
Darwin Conwell, MD – President-Elect
Margaret Tempero, MD – Councilor (year 3)
Anil Rustgi, MD - Councilor (year 2)
Joe Hines, MD - Councilor (year 1)
Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo, MD - Past President
 
 
1. Miklos Sahin-Toth, MD, PhD
Professor of Molecular & Cell Biology
72 East Newton Street
Boston, MA 02118
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2.  Ashok Saluja, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
1120 NW 14th Street, Suite 610P 
Miami, FL  33136
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3. Darwin Conwell, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
288B Office Tower
395 W. 12th Avenue
Columbus OH 43210
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4. Margaret Tempero, MD
Director, UCSF Pancreas Center
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology
University of California, San Francisco
1600 Divisadero Street B726 Box 1770
San Francisco, CA 94115
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5. Anil Rustgi, MD
T. Grier Miller Professor
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
421 Curie Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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6.  O. Joe Hines, MD, FACS
Professor and Chief, Division of General Surgery
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
10833 Le Conte Avenue, 72-180 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6904
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7.  Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo, MD
Professor of Surgery Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114
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