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Understanding IBD - Patient Education Program
What Every Patient Needs to Know
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Registration starts at 6:30 PM / Program Starts at 7:00 PM
Robert McCabe, MD - Minnesota Gastroenterology, PA
An educational program for patients, families and caregivers living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Program topics include:
*Overview of inflammatory bowel diseases including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
*Review of current therapies and emerging research
*Question-and-answer session with a medical expert
Register Today - Space is Limited!
Patient Education Program: What Parents Need to Know
Tuesday, December 10th @ 6:00 PM
Approximately 50,000 children in the United States suffer from inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), which include Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Children with IBD have unique needs. In this program, patients and their family members will learn about special considerations for children with IBD and how to address these issues.
Participants will learn about:
*The impact of IBD on children, including growth concerns and psychosocial issues
*Treatment options, including medications and surgery
*The role of diet and nutrition
*Steps for involving the child in their IBD care
Thank you to everybody who attented our Evening of Hope Gala. Please enjoy this slideshow of pictures taken that night!