Northeast Ohio Chapter

4700 Rockside Rd Suite 425
Independence, OH, 44131
Phone: 216-524-7700
Fax: 216-524-7701

Welcome to the Northeast Ohio Chapter
               Serving Cleveland, Akron, & surrounding areas                     

Here's a Look at What's Happening in Northeast Ohio

Deadline extended - apply as soon as possible to secure your spot!

Michigan Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
Our 2015 session will be held at Camp Copneconic in Fenton, MI from July 12th - 18th
for campers (grades 2-11), Leaders in Training (12th Grade), and volunteers (age 19 & above).
Click here to learn more and to apply to this exciting program!

Questions? Please contact Becky Johnson Rescola at (216) 524 - 7700 Ext. 5 /

Take Steps Cleveland Kickoff Party

Sunday, April 19th
Open House 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Hard Rock Cafe Cleveland

REGISTER your team!
MEET other teams!
Get GREAT fundraising tips and ideas!

R.S.V.P. by April 15th at
or contact Caitlin at or 216.524.7700 ext. 3

Register here for 2015 Cleveland Take Steps
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Independence Field House
Check-in starts at 3pm
Walk begins at 4:30pm


Monday August 17th 2015

28th Annual Golf Tournament

Hosted at the Chagrin Valley Country Club

 Watch this space for golfer and four some registration coming in May 2015 or

contact for sponsorship opportunities and more information

Ask the Experts 2015

Thank you to our speakers
Dan Waldeck, Northeast Ohio Chapter Board Vice President
Jean-Paul Achkar, MD, Cleveland Clinic
Ganesh Veerappan, MD, Akron Digestive Health Center
Katie Lamparyk, PsyD, Cleveland Clinic

Jeremy Lipman, MD, MetroHealth
Jeffry Katz, MD, University Hospitals/Case Medical Center
Jessica Mislmani, RD, University Hospitals/Case Medical Center
Jessica Philpott, MD, Cleveland Clinic

Thank you to our supporters and exhibitors
AbbVie Advocates
Cleveland Clinic Digestive Disease Institute
University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute

And thank you to our registrants for making this program a success!



Questions? Contact or (646)438-3105


Take Steps Be Heard!

Join a walk for Crohn's & Colitis.
Register for a walk near you!

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Team Challenge Endurance Training Program

  • Half Marathon
  • Triathlon

Run or walk a half marathon, train for a triathlon, or ride in a great cycling event at one our amazing destination races while raising vital funds for research. Join Team Challenge today!