Key priority area

Improve identification of people at high risk of pancreatic cancer for targeted surveillance

Strategies and activities

Each key priority area has supporting strategies and associated activities for implementation in the short, medium or long term that have been identified to achieve the priority. Click on the strategies below to explore these in more detail.


Integrate a pancreatic cancer risk assessment tool


Short term

  • Design or adapt and test a pancreatic cancer specific risk assessment tool

  • Identify current evidence for pancreatic cancer risk assessment and existing risk assessment tool(s)

Medium term

  • Implement pancreatic cancer specific risk assessment tool in primary care


Establish a pancreatic cancer targeted surveillance program