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Advances in IBD Kitchener-Waterloo

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Advances in IBD Kitchener-Waterloo

Please note: Online registration is now closed. Space however is still available.

If you are interested in attending, please contact Nicole Brandow directly, nbrandow@crohnsandcolitis.ca

Join us on Sunday September 24!

Learn the latest information on Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis at this FREE event featuring expert speakers and people living well with inflammatory bowel disease.

We'll be exploring recent findings on Crohn's and colitis, and look at how a better understanding of the diseases can lead to better treatments. There will also be a session dedicated to information on clinical trials and how you can take part in one.

Register now to reserve your seat!

Our thanks to Takeda Canada and Robarts Clinical Trials for making this event possible.


8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-9:15 Crohn’s and Colitis Canada introduction by Nicole and Annie

9:15-9:30 Overview in IBD, Presented by Brian Bacchus, Physician Assistant

9:30-10:00 Clinical Trial: Do we really need them, Presented by Wendy McCaw, R.N. IBD Nurse Specialist

10:00-10:15 Personal Journey presented by Melissa

10:15-11:00 BREAK Refreshment and opportunity to visit resource displays

11:00-12:00 Keynote Presentation :Advances in IBD, Presented by Dr. Vip Jairath

12:00-12:30 Question period and closing remarks



Cohn’s and Colitis Canada

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada is the only national, volunteer-based charity focused on finding the cures for Cohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improving the lives of children and adults living with these chronic diseases. We are one of the top two health charity funders of Crohn’s and colitis research in the world and the largest non-governmental funder in Canada. We are transforming the lives of people affected by Crohn’s and colitis through research, patient programs, advocacy and awareness. Our Crohn’s and Colitis-Make it Stop. For Life. Campaign will raise $100 million by 2020 to advance our mission.

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