Events and Conferences

Below you will find information about upcoming events and conferences that bring together the country's leading inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) researchers and healthcare professionals.

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Meeting of the Minds - Canada Future Directions in IBD

Canada Future Directions in IBD
Our annual Meeting of the Minds Conferences - Future Directions in IBD Research will be held on November 15-16, 2019. For more information about Meeting of the Minds and Canada Future Directions in IBD, click HERE.

  • 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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