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Education Event: What's New in Research & Treatment in IBD

Keynote speaker Dr. Mark Ropeleski, GI   Please join us for this FREE Education Event open to everyone interested in learning more about research and treatments in Crohn's disease and...
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Ongwanada Resource Centre Auditorium, 191 Portsmouth Avenue
Kingston
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Let's Do Brunch Toronto

Developed as a way to provide awareness of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in local communities across Canada, Let's Do Brunch! is Crohn's and Colitis Canada's tastiest fall...
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Delivery zone: Delivery zone: Hwy #7 to Lake Ontario and Kipling Ave. to Port Union Rd.
Toronto
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Niagara Region Chapter Meeting

The Niagara Chapter of Crohn's and Colitis Canada meets on the fourth Monday of every month, from September to June. Come on out to meet and connect with others living with, or supporting...
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Real Canadian Superstore 411 Louth Street, St. Catharines
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Impact Stories

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 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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Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator
Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator

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Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher

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Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher

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Although 1 in 150 Canadians has inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand these chronic, invisible illnesses. Help us raise awareness.

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