To raise the profile of pancreatic cancer in Parliament; to raise issues of relevance with government and policy makers; and to influence policy to improve life for pancreatic cancer patients and survivors.
1. PANCREATIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
26/11/2018 - Early Day Motions
Found: that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month across the UK and that pancreatic cancer remains the deadliest
2. PANCREATIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 2017
01/11/2017 - Early Day Motions
Found: That this House notes that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month across the UK and that 16 November
3. FUNDING FOR PANCREATIC CANCER RESEARCH
29/11/2017 - Early Day Motions
Found: notes that there is a lack of awareness of pancreatic cancer, which sees 9,600 people diagnosed with it
4. Nanoco: developing new techniques to detect and treat cancer
08/07/2019 - Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
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Found: Nanoco: developing new techniques to detect and treat cancer - Case study - GOV.UK
5. PANCREATIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
23/11/2016 - Early Day Motions
Found: That this House notes that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month across the UK and that 17 November
1. Pancreatic Cancer
02/04/2019 - Westminster Hall
1: That this House has considered treatment for pancreatic cancer.I pay tribute to the hon. Member for - Speech Link
2: great emphasis on early identification of pancreatic cancer and we all share the concern that identification - Speech Link
3: emphasise that in my speech.Pancreatic cancer is the quickest-killing cancer: only one in four people survive - Speech Link
2. Health: Pancreatic Cancer Treatment
19/12/2018 - Lords Chamber
1: plans they have to ensure that patients with pancreatic cancer begin treatment within 20 days of diagnosis - Speech Link
2: standard of 28 days for all cancer patients, including those with pancreatic cancer. Taken together with the - Speech Link
3: a paradigm shift on pancreatic cancer is now urgent. It is the deadliest cancer, with a dismal prognosis - Speech Link
04/03/2019 - Commons Chamber
1: United Kingdom demanding faster treatment for pancreatic cancer. I pay tribute to all those who have signed - Speech Link
4. Health: Cancer
29/11/2018 - Lords Chamber
1: detected at an early stage by 2028. Since 2010, cancer survival rates have improved annually and are currently - Speech Link
2: Minister will be aware that data from the national cancer registration service has shown that the early diagnosis - Speech Link
3: threshold for referrals from GPs to specialist cancer doctors has been reduced in line with the NICE - Speech Link
5. University Hospital Coventry
13/06/2019 - Commons Chamber
1: the transfer of the HPB unit, which provides pancreatic services at University Hospitals Coventry and - Speech Link
2: guidelines—and also reduce the very long waiting times for cancer operations and improve access.The proposals - Speech Link
3: cancelled in place of a liver transplant. Moving pancreatic services to Birmingham will dramatically increase - Speech Link
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Jim Shannon MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7160.
Public Enquiry Point:
Emily Waller, Pancreatic Cancer UK, 6th Floor Westminster Tower, 3 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP . Tel: 020 3816 0706
Pancreatic Cancer UK acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk/
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