CT Patient and Family IBD Education Symposium

We are excited to invite you to our re-designed IBD Patient Education Symposium. From the comfort of your homes, join us to learn more about Inflammatory Bowel Diseases and COVID-19. Hear from multiple healthcare professionals on the latest updates and information on various IBD topics.

What to Expect

At the beginning of the CT Patient and Family IBD Education Symposium, there will be a keynote on "Optimizing resilience and living well with IBD"followed by a patient panel discussion. Particpants would have an opportunity to ask our panel questions through the chat box. At 11:00 am, there will be four breakout rooms that participants could choose from. You would have the opportunity to attend one live breakout session and would be able to view the recordings of the other breakout sessions once the webinar concludes. 

This program is FREE of charge.


10:00 a.m.  10:05 a.m. – Welcome

Aarushi Malhotra, MPP

10:05 – 11:00 a.m. – Optimizing resilience and living well with IBD

Laurie A Keefer, PhD

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Breakout Sessions

Diet, Nutritional Deficiencies & IBD

John Wysocki, MD  

Pediatric IBD

Dinesh Pashankar, MD, MBA 

Alternative Medicine in IBD

Badr Al Bawardy, MD  

Health Maintenance

Michele Smedley, MD

If you have any questions, please contact Aarushi Malhotra at amalhotra@crohnscolitisfoundation.org or 781-449-0324, ext 2

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

If you'd like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online.

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