Advances in IBD – Owen Sound

Advances in IBD
Crohn's and Colitis Canada, in partnership with Robarts Clinical Trials, presents ADVANCES IN IBD.

Featuring Canada's leading experts on Crohn's and colitis, this FREE half-day education event is coming to a community near you. Spaces are limited, so register early to reserve your spot. Light refreshments will be served.

Featured keynote speakers:
Dr. Eoin Lalor, MB ChB, FRCPC
Gastroenterologist and Endoscopist
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) Barrie, ON

Topic: Crohn’s and Colitis in 2020 – an Update

Wendy McCaw, R.N.
Clinical Trials: Do We Really Need Them?

RSVP to: Laura Malone at by Wednesday, November 6th!

Additional info:
800-387-1479 ext.274

With thanks to our sponsors:
Janssen | Takeda
Pfzier | AbbVie
Location  • 
Quality Inn 950 6th St E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 1H1 (Map)
Category  •  edu

  • 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.