Events and Conferences

Our annual Meeting of the Minds Conferences - Future Directions in IBD Research was held on November 4-6, 2016. Check back for information about our 2017 event in July 2017 (visit early for early EARLY bird registration fees).

  • 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.

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