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


Meeting of the Minds

Our ninth annual Meeting of the Minds conference will be 3 virtual meetings with the Canadian IBD Nurses Annual Conference on Thursday, November 4th, Mentoring in IBD XXII on Friday, November 5th, and Canada Future Directions on Saturday, November 6th, 2021. For more details please visit the Meeting of the Minds Page

Mentoring in IBD


Mentoring in IBD

Our annual Meeting of the Minds Conferences - Mentoring in IBD XXI will be held on Friday, November 5, 2021. For more details, please click here.

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 Saturday, November 6, 2021. For more details, please click here.

2021 CanIBD Conference




This year's CANIBD Conference will be held virtually on Thursday, November 4, 2021. For more details, please 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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