Patient Education and Information

The Media Learning Center features educational videos, animations of procedures, and other resources created by Department of Surgery experts. Initially developed for patients, these resources contain highly specific, up-to-date information that is also valuable for clinicians who wish to learn from top experts about the latest treatment options.

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Pancreas
Deborah Gerzberg, Clinical Nutritionist at Columbia's Pancreas Center, discusses the important role of diet during treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Pancreas
Deborah Gerzberg, Clinical Nutritionist at Columbia's Pancreas Center, discusses how to gain weight in a healthy manner.
Pancreas
Ken Olive discusses his work in translational research and his goal of finding effective treatment options for pancreatic cancer.
Pancreas
John A. Chabot, MD, FACS
Dr. John Chabot introduces patients to Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month 2013.
Pancreas
Beth A. Schrope, MD, PhD
In the following video, Dr. Beth Schrope discusses the different types of pancreatic cysts, as well as common symptoms and treatment options.
Pancreas
Beth A. Schrope, MD, PhD
In the following video, Dr. Beth Schrope discusses pancreatic cysts in detail.
Pancreas
James A. Lee, MD
The Whipple Procedure (also known as pancreaticoduodenectomy) is a common procedure performed for a variety of disease of the pancreas.