The European Pancreatic Club is a non-profit organization with the following aims:



- to promote communication between basic and clinical scientists in Europe interested in the pancreas and its disorders


- to promote and organize an annual scientific meeting devoted to all aspects of the pancreas


- to promote scientific, epidemiological and clinical research into pancreatic function and into the prevention, diagnosis and therapy of pancreatic diseases. Preference will be given to co-operative projects


- to establish scholarships and promote postgraduate education and training


- to support other meetings concerning the pancreas organized by members of the EPC


- to disseminate information about EPC activities, and publish such educational matter as the EPC council may consider desirable