Alex Trebek’s Transparency About Pancreatic Cancer Battle Caused “Tremendous Spike” In Awareness & Helped Many Understand the Disease

Published Nov 9, 2020

Alex Trebek’s Transparency About Pancreatic Cancer Battle Caused “Tremendous Spike” In Awareness & Helped Many Understand the Disease

Trebek recently passed away after a year and a half long battle with pancreatic cancer, but his work raising awareness about the disease will last forever. PanCAN President Julie Fleshman talks to us about Trebek's incredible influence.

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