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Pancreatic cancer

Raising awareness, advancing the fight

Video still: Dr. Richard Schulick on 9 News

Pancreatic cancer has been in the news recently following the announcement by Alex Trebek, longtime host of TV’s “Jeopardy,” that he is battling Stage-4 pancreatic cancer.

Dr. Richard Schulick, Director of the University of Colorado Cancer Center and Chair of the CU Department of Surgery, joins 9 News hosts Kim Christiansen and Tom Green to discuss how pancreatic cancer is diagnosed and treated, why this particular form of cancer is so deadly, how to reduce risk, and more.