Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Let's Get to the Bottom of This


Start Date: September 25, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM

The Illinois Carol Fisher Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America would like to invite you to attend a patient and family education program titled "Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Let's Get to the Bottom of This."  This program will take place at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in the Oak Rooms on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 7:00-8:15 pm.  GI expert  Dr. Rockford Yapp of Digestive Health Services, SC. will be discussing:

  • New Therapies and Updates for Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease
  • Medical approaches to IBD
  • How to work with your health care professional
  • Question & Answer session with Dr. Yapp

This free program will help empower patients with a better understanding of the disease. 

Dr. Yapp is a board certified Gastroenterologist in Downers Grove.  He attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center, followed by an internship and residence at Northwestern University, and a fellowship in Gastroenterology/Hepatology at Yale-New Haven Hospital.  Dr. Yapp also received a Masters in Public Health from Yale University.

Register

Location

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital-Oak Rooms
3815 Highland Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515, USA Oak Rooms
Downers Grove, IL, 60515

For more information

(847) 827-0404
rwagner@ccfa.org
http://online.ccfa.org/site/Calendar?id=133001&view=Detail