8th Annual UC Irvine Health Patient Education Conference on Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Location: Newkirk Alumni Center on University of California, Irvine main campus

8th Annual UC Irvine Health Patient Education Conference on Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Saturday, January 24, 2015
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
~sessions open at 8:30 a.m.~


Presented by H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center in association with Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Greater Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter

 

Newkirk Alumni Center
University of California, Irvine
450 Alumni Court
Irvine, CA 92617
~Parking & Driving Directions~

$10 Registration Fee Per Attendee
(includes parking, light breakfast, and refreshments)

Please contact us if you cannot afford the registration fee.

 
This half-day conference will feature a distinguished panel of local experts who will discuss new developments in surgical treatment, surgical techniques, and complementary and alternative therapies. Hear about the latest medical research and the psychosocial issues impacting IBD patients and families.


Course Director: Nimisha K. Parekh, MD, MPH - Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program at H.H. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center, UC Irvine Health

SESSIONS INCLUDE:

  • IBD 101
  • New Drug Therapies in IBD
  • Overview of Medications Used in IBD
  • Endoscopic Advances in IBD
  • Fistulas and Strictures in Crohn's Disease
  • Gut Microbiome in IBD
  • Nutrition
  • Q&A Panel
  • Use of Biomarkers

Click here for FULL AGENDA with speaker names

  

For further information: 
Contact Jennifer Sanghera at 310-478-4523 x2403 or jsanghera@ccfa.org
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Greater Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter

Conference location:
Newkirk Alumni Center (directions)

Date:
Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Address:
Newkirk Alumni Center at University of California, Irvine
450 Alumni Court
Irvine, CA 92617

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