Organizers spread awareness for World Pancreatic Cancer day

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – It’s time to shift from pink to purple to bring awareness.

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is the national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure.

Pancreatic cancer survivor, Julie Wylie, along with Spokesperson, Eva Saulnier, joined KRQE This Morning to talk about Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Watch above.

The organizations overall goal is to increase the survival for people who are diagnosed with this devastating disease.

Buildings and landmarks all over the world will illuminate purple on World Pancreatic Cancer Day. The third annual World Pancreatic Cancer Day takes place November 17.

For more information, visit their website. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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