Accreditation

 
Delegates are eligible to receive continuing health education credits as outlined below. Delegates who complete this course, and return a completed evaluation on adjournment, will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

Canadian IBD Nurses (CANIBD) Annual Conference

November 15&16, 2019, Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Toronto, Ontario

This program will provide a maximum of 6.5 Contact Hours, of which 6.5 hours were GI SPECIFIC.

SPECIAL NOTES:
 
  • Contact Hour total is calculated using the addition of Contact Hours
  • The certificate of attendance issued to delegates must be retained by the licensee for a period of 5 years after the completion of the activity
  • A maximum of 6.0 hours can be awarded

Continuous Learning Activity for CNA Certification:

While this educational activity is not officially endorsed by the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA), nurses may claim it as a continuous learning (CL) activity toward renewal of the CNA certification credential if it is related to their nursing specialty. Pre-authorization from the CNA Certification Program is not required. Participants are encouraged to retain a confirmation of attendance.

  • 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.