Gut Mucosal Healing and New and Emerging Therapies

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Are you familiar with mucosal healing in inflammatory bowel disease? Join us to hear from an expert gastroenterologist about how inflammation in Crohn's and colitis affects the intestinal (gut) mucosa membrane, steps to prevent progressive damage to your gut, and how to promote healing of the mucosa lining to achieve and maintain remission. Emerging and newly available medications in Canada will also be discussed during this event. 

You will have the opportunity to ask your questions ahead of time when you register or live during the event. 

This event will be offered in English, with live simultaneous French interpretation.  

Please click here to register for the webinar on April 24, 2023 at 7:00pm ET. Can't attend live? Register for the webinar and we'll send you a link to the recording. Please submit your questions ahead of time using the registration form.

Panelist

Dr. Remo Panaccione (MD, FRCPC) is a Gastroenterologist, Professor of Medicine, and the Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic in the Department of Medicine at the University of Calgary. Dr. Panaccione was the recipient of the 2020 Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Physician of the Year Award, is a Lead Scientist for Crohn's and Colitis Canada's Promoting Access and Care through Centres of Excellence (PACE) network, and a member of Crohn's and Colitis Canada's COVID-19 Task Force.


Event Details

Date: April 24, 2023

Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm ET

Location  • 
Zoom (Virtual)
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.

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