Mission: Cure is committed to dramatically improving the health and well-being of children and adults suffering from chronic and recurrent acute pancreatitis within 10 years. On these pages you’ll find new information from the world’s leading pancreatitis experts about the causes, drivers and symptoms of the disease along with the latest on research, scientific discoveries, available treatments and clinical trials.





BlogCare Framework
May 11, 2021

Care Framework

Last year, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) published clinical guidelines to provide an evidence-based practical approach to the diagnosis and management of chronic pancreatitis for the general gastroenterologist. We, at Mission: Cure, commend the efforts of the authors and believe that these guidelines are an important step forward for pancreatitis patients who continue to seek a diagnosis and treatment…
GeneticsNewsWebinarsWebinars: Genetics
June 15, 2021

FREE WEBINAR: Genetics and Medication: How Your Genes Affect the Medications You Take

Genetics and Medication How Your Genes Affect the Medications You Take Please register for Mission: Cure's next webinar Wednesday, June 23, 2021 2:00 p.m. EST  Have you ever wondered why some medications don't always work as well as they should? One of the reasons may be your genetics. In this webinar, you will learn about how your genes can influence how your body…
chronic pain and pediatric pancreatitisPatient StoriesPediatric Pancreatitis
April 29, 2021

Chronic Pediatric Pancreatitis and Chronic Pain: Ashlynn’s Story

Ashlynn Nieve, 18, shares her story with pediatric pancreatitis Chronic pediatric pancreatitis patient Ashlynn Nieve (18) talks about how long she had to wait for her diagnosis, how her chronic pain often kept her from attending school and how she coped with prejudice and discrimination without losing hope. Ashylnn has been suffering from chronic pediatric pancreatitis for the last eight…