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companies are now working to develop therapies for pancreatitis after decades without progress

Developed Best-Practices Care Protocol for holistic pancreatitis care, vetted by top experts

patients, caregivers, scientists, and advocates searching together for a cure

Developing Therapies

Improving Care

Engaging Communities

  • Defined​ ​strategy to​ cure chronic pancreatitis​ within 10 years with input from key opinion leaders
  • Identified​ 60 potential drug repurposing candidates​ ​that have evidence of action on pancreatitis targets
  • Awarded ​Innovative Practices award for an international data science competition that generated 300 drug repurposing candidates
  • Working with biotech Healx’s Rare Treatment Accelerator to develop a therapy for chronic pancreatitis
  • Reached over 77,000 patients, caregivers, clinicians, and scientists
  • Increased content volume and published content in Spanish, Arabic, and Hebrew
  • Held patient-focused drug development meeting with FDA & contributed to Voice of the Patient Report
  • Organized & led ​patient panel​ ​at National Institutes of Health (NIH) meeting to expedite therapies for pancreatitis