Pancreas 2000 - Dedicated to Science and Education

Pancreas 2000 is the EPC's official post-graduate program

About Pancreas 2000

Pancreas 2000 is the official post-graduate educational program of the EPC that prepares young gastroenterologists, surgeons, radiologists, and other physicians for a specialization in Pancreatology.

Pancreas 2000 is a two-year course, taught by experts in Pancreatology. It is the official post-graduate activity of the European Pancreas Club (EPC) and supported by United European Gastroenterology (UEG), among other organizations.

To date, there have been 9 courses with over 200 participants from nearly every European country including Russia, Turkey and Ukraine. Eight Pancreas 2000 alumni have become course mentors, and many more are now leaders in Pancreatology in Europe and beyond. 


Jump start your career in medicine by becoming a specialist in the up-and-coming field of Pancreatology. Join a class of 26 highly motivated, like-minded individuals from across Europe. Learn, interact and network with leading experts in the field, develop your leadership skills, learn how to conduct a study and publish the results, and much more. 

Course 10 Update - We Are No Longer Accepting Applications

The deadline for the second round of applications ended on Sunday, May 8th. 

The next opportunity to apply will be for Course 11, which will begin in the fall of 2024.

We are always happy to answer any questions about the program that you may have. We also encourage you to browse the Pancreas 2000 pages here on the EPC website.

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