Agenda

 

SESSION I - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019

Time Topic Speakers/Moderators
18:00 Opening Remarks: Welcome
Jennifer Stretton 
18:15
Buffet Dinner
 

Nursing Forum

19:00 IBD Nursing Video
Kate Lee
  Nursing Fellowship Barbara Currie & Emily Cordeaux
  IBD Educational Tools Mary Morgan & Kelly Phalen-Kelly
  Research Award Presentation Usha Chauhan
  Nursing Research in IBD Peter Habashi
  IBD Nursing Practice Document Barbara Currie
20:50 Closing Remarks Jennifer Stretton
SESSION II - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2019
13:00 Opening Remarks: Welcome Jennifer Stretton

(1) Fatigue in IBD

13:15 1.1 Plenary Presentation
Dr  Karen Kroeker
13:45 1.2 Q&A/Discussion Moderator: Alana Carter
14:10
Refreshments
 

(2) Extraintestinal Manifestations in IBD: Opthalmological

14:25 2.1 Plenary Presentation
Dr  Todd Urton
14:55 2.2 Q&A/Discussion Moderator: Heather Lennox

(3) Extraintestinal Manifestations in IBD: Rheumatological

15:20 3.1 Plenary Presentation Dr Glen Hazlewood
15:50 3.2 Q&A/Discussion Moderator: Kelly Phalen-Kelly
16:15 Evaluation and Closing Remarks Jennifer Stretton

  • 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.