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Webinar: Managing the Cost of Care - Budgeting with a Chronic Illness

Living with Crohn's and colitis can be expensive, especially while in school. This webinar explores ways to manage your disease while on a student budget.

Presenters: Marie-Louise Martin and Caroline Evans - Marie-Louise is a Nurse Practitioner at the University of Calgary Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic. Caroline is a 2016 AbbVie IBD Recipient and is currently studying medicine at Dalhousie University. Click here to register for this webinar 
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Talk About Guts: Live - Montreal

Please join us on Sunday, November 12, 2017 for Talk About Guts - Live in Montreal!PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT WILL BE PRESENTED IN FRENCH AND ENGLISHTopic: Patient Panel: Profiling the stories of...
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Sheraton Montreal Airport Hotel, 555 Blvd McMillan, Montreal, H9P 1B7
Montreal
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Talk About Guts: Live - Montreal

Please join us on Sunday, November 12, 2017 for Talk About Guts - Live in Montreal!PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT WILL BE PRESENTED IN FRENCH AND ENGLISHTopic: Patient Panel: Profiling the stories of 3...
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Sheraton Montreal Airport Hotel, 555 Blvd McMillan, Montreal, H9P 1B7
Montreal
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Impact Stories

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.
Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études
Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Jordan, Récipiendaire bourses d'études
Jordan, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator
Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator

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Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher

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Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher

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