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IBD U.N.I.T.E.

IBD U.N.I.T.E.

PLEASE NOTE:  IBD U.N.I.T.E will be rescheduled for Spring 2021.

IBD U.N.I.T.E.
(Unify, Network, Inspire, Treat, and Educate) provides a full day of education and support for patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and their loved ones. IBD includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis as well as indeterminate, microscopic, or collagenous colitis. Participants learn about innovative ways to manage their IBD during keynote presentations, in breakout sessions, and at various exhibits.

This program includes education about IBD, a continental breakfast, lunch, snacks, and information from complementary programs. This event has been designed for patients, families, and loved ones and is accredited for nurses and dietitians.

Important IBD U.N.I.T.E. topics include:

  • "Hope Not Hype” in IBD: Sorting through available information to see what really works!
  • IBD medical treatment and surgical advancements.
  • Why behavioral health interventions work.
  • Physician, medical team, and patient panels to address your questions. 

Questions? Please call 412-578-9518.