COVID-19 in People with IBD

COVID-19 Coronavirus

Join us to get the latest guidance for people affected by Crohn's and colitis. Experts will also discuss recent findings from the SECURE-IBD registry which is an international, pediatric and adult database that monitors and reports on outcomes of COVID-19 in IBD patients. 

Event Details

Date: November 19th, 2020
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 pm ET

Featured Panelists

Dr. Manasi Agrawal (MD), Instructor in Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York NY. 

Dr. Erica Brenner (MD, MSc Candidate), Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 


Dr. Gilaad Kaplan (MD, MPH, FRCPC), Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterologist and Epidemiologist, Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Past Chair of the Scientific and Medical Advisory Council, Crohn's and Colitis Canada l Twitter: @gilkaplan

Dr. Eric Benchimol (MD, PhD, FRCPC), Professor, Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and University of Toronto, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, SickKids, NASPGHAN Canadian Councilor, Chair of the Scientific and Medical Advisory Council, Crohn's and Colitis Canada | Twitter: @ericbenchimol

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Webinar (Online)
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.

Other Areas of Interest