Gutsy Learning Series

Researchers, clinicians, nurses, caregivers and patients are at the heart of understanding the impact of inflammatory bowel disease. This spring, Crohn's and Colitis Canada is thrilled to launch a national talk series spotlighting the most exciting advancements in IBD research.
The Gutsy Learning Series provides unparalleled access to Canada's top IBD researchers and healthcare providers! This is a special opportunity to connect directly with leaders in the field and strengthen your knowledge of Crohn's disease and colitis.

Available online and in-person, the series is accessible across Canada.

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Events near you

The Gutsy Learning Series is hitting the road! Click on a city below to find out more about an event near you.
Prescription for Health. Medications and Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis
And more

Past events

All of our Gutsy Learning Series talks are recorded for future viewing and videos can be found on our Past Gutsy Learning Videos page.  

The Gutsy Learning Series presentations could not occur without the support of our generous sponsors.

Sponsors: Pfizer, abbvie and Janssen


  • 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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