Agenda

 

Session 1: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2022
6:00 pm to 8:35 pm EST
18:00 Opening Remarks: Welcome Amanda Swain
18:15 Buffet Dinner  
19:00 Cross Canada Update Barbara Currie (East)
Linda Denis (Central)
Christina Pears (West)
19:45 Travel Award & Research Award Recipients Kate Lee, CCC
20:00 CANIBD Publications Noelle Rohatinsky & Usha Chauhan
20:15 Upcoming CANIBD Initiatives Usha Chauhan
20:30 Closing Remarks Jennifer Stretton
Session 2: SATURDAY NOVEMBER 5, 2022
1:00 pm to 4:30 pm EST
13:00 Opening Remarks - Welcome Amanda Swain

(1) Immune Response and the Microbiome

13:15 1.1 Plenary Presentation
Dr. Paul Moayyedi
13:45 1.2 Q&A / Discussion Moderator: Usha Chauhan
14:10 Refreshments (15 minutes)  

(2) Update on Nutrition and Gastroenterology

14:25 2.1 Plenary
Dr. M. Ines Pinto-Sanchez
14:55 2.2 Q&A / Discussion Moderator: Alana Carter

(3) Transition of Adolescents and Young Adults with IBD

15:20 3.1 Plenary Dr. Natasha Bollegala
15:40 3.2 Canadian Consensus Statement and CANIBD Tool Karen Frost
15:50 3.2 Q&A / Discussion Moderator: Melanie Watson
16:15 Evaluation and Closing Remarks Jennifer Stretton
16:30 Adjournment  

  • 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.