The Australian Familial Pancreatic Cancer Cohort (AFPaCC) is a registry for individuals or families who have multiple relatives affected by pancreatic cancer. It is estimated that 5-10% of all pancreatic cancers are hereditary.
If you have a family history of pancreatic cancer, you may be eligible to join the Australian Familial Pancreatic Cancer Cohort (AFPaCC). Contact the clinical coordinator using the form below, to find out how you can be a part of this important research.
The first Australian pancreatic cancer screening trial is recruiting at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney and Austin Health, Melbourne. The aim of the study is to assess endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) as a screening method in a population considered to be at increased risk of developing pancreatic cancer.