Patient Resources

There are several additional good sources of information for pancreatic disease.

American Cancer Society – Pancreas


Lustgarten Foundation


Additional Resources


PALS : Patient Airlift Services

Patient Airlift Services arranges free air transportation based on need to individuals requiring medical care and for other humanitarian purposes. PALS has a network of volunteer pilots who provide this service without reimbursement or compensation, using their own or rented aircraft. In no case are fees of any kind charged for these services.

Generally, the individuals who utilize PALS have limited financial resources or are receiving diagnosis, treatment, or follow-up for various types of acute or chronic illnesses or conditions that make it either financially impossible or otherwise unfeasible to use public commercial or private charter transportation.

To request a flight, contact PALS at 631-694-PALS (7257) or

For more transportation options and other travel information, please visit our Travel and Lodging page.