Meeting of the Minds 2021 is being held virtually this year.

Attendees for Mentoring in IBD XXII, Canada Future Directions in IBD and the Canadian IBD Nurses Annual Conference, will be sent the login information to attend their registered seminars at a later date. 


  • 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.