Project Purple's vision is a world without pancreatic cancer. We have two initiatives: to help pancreatic cancer patients and fund research. With a variety of partners in the health and fitness world, our podcast will deliver an exciting look into our own background as well as the worlds of medical treatment, marathon running, crossfit, nutrition, stories of inspiration and hope, and much more.
Dr. Bret Schipper, MD is doing lifesaving work as Chief of Surgical Oncology at Hartford Hospital and Director of Oncologic Surgery for their cancer institute. In this week's episode, he takes us inside the world of surgical oncology.
Renee McCoy has accomplished a lot as an activist, pastor, professor, and advocate for those suffering from HIV & AIDs. After being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer at the age of 65, she has continued in her work with a new perspective.
This episode explores how her advocacy and background prepared her for her fight as well as what our society can learn from diseases like AIDs and pancreatic cancer.