Webinars

Crohn’s and Colitis Canada offers a number of educational webinars throughout the year for individuals living with or affected by IBD and their famalies. Webinars cover a variety of topics including new and emerging treatments, diet and nutrition, how to manage flairs, mental health and more. Once a live webinar has taken place, the webinar video is uploaded to the playlist found below for your viewing.

UPCOMING WEBINARS

Nutrition and IBD: Myths, Misconceptions, and FAQs
June 14 2018
7:00-8:00 pm EDT


Join us live on Facebook to hear from an expert in the field about nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease. Learn more about the impact of food on IBD, the use of nutritional supplements, and how to access dietary resources for IBD. 
 
Jennifer Ball  is a Registered Dietitian working in outpatient GI medicine and surgery and Home TPN at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Ontario. After obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at the University of Western Ontario, Jennifer earned a Master of Science in Human Nutrition at McGill University. She joined the department of Clinical Nutrition at Mount Sinai in March 2017 and has since focused on parenteral nutrition support and therapeutic diet education. 
 
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PAST WEBINARS

Crohn's and Colitis Hurt: Understandting Pain in Inflammtory Bowel Disease

Experts in the field discuss the mechanisms and causes of pain in Crohn's or colitis, approaches to pain management, and the latest advancements in pain and IBD research. 

Click on the video below to watch our most recent webinar on pain and IBD.


New and Emerging Treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Biotherapies

Experts in the field discuss biologic and biosimilar treatment options that have recently been made available to treat Crohn’s or colitis.

Click on the playlist menu-icon.PNG  below to watch this recent webinar. 



To view the full collection of education webinars, please click menu-icon.PNG  icon below to learn more about living with IBD.

  • 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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