Educational Symposium Recordings Now Available For Viewing

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For anyone unable to make it to our Moncton Education Symposium, Crohn's and Colitis Canada - Maritime Chapter has a recordings of the event available online through our Facebook page.

Simply click HERE to be taken to our online Facebook page to view the recording online.

Our Educational Symposium featured two of Canada's leading experts on Crohn's and colitis, allowing participants to hear from both a doctor and a nurse's perspective. 

Dr Chris Sheasgreen

Dr. Chris Sheasgreen (BSC, MD, FRCPC)
'Health Literacy: Digesting The Facts'

Cathy Arnold Cormier (BScN RN CGNC)
'IBD A Nurses Perspective'
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  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 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.