Crohn’s and Colitis Canada offers a number of online educational webinars throughout the year for individuals affected by Crohn's or colitis and their families. These webinars are led by expert healthcare professionals and researchers in the field of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that cover a variety of topics including treatment, diet and nutrition, symptom management, complications and extraintestinal manifestations, mental health, and more! 

Our live and interactive Q&A period provides participants the opportunity to get answers to their questions directly from the experts. Questions can be submitted ahead of time during registration or the live broadcast. Can't join us live, register for webinar(s) and we will send you a link to the recording! 

Please scroll down the page for upcoming and past events

The impact of covid-19 in ibd

Date: July 7, 2021
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 pm ET

Join us to get the latest guidance for COVID-19 in people affected by Crohn's or colitis. You will have the opportunity to ask your questions to the experts ahead of time when you register for the webinar or during the live broadcast. This webinar will be offered in English, with live French translation

Featured Panelists

Please stay tuned for more details!


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

How to Register

Please click here to register for the webinar. Can't attend live? Register for the webinar and we'll send you a link to the recording. 

Past events and videos

All of our GLS talks are recorded for future viewing. Please click here to watch past presentations on our Gutsy Learning Videos page.

PAST webinar Videos

All our webinar presentation are recorded for future viewing. To watch our past webinar talks please visit our Webinar Videos page or YouTube Channel

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  • 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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