Northeast Ohio Chapter
Welcome to the Northeast Ohio Chapter
Serving Cleveland, Akron, & surrounding areas
Here's a Look at What's Happening in Northeast Ohio
We are pleased to announce a new support group is launching on the Near East Side of Cleveland! The group will meet the first Tuesday of each month at the Warrensville Heights Library (4415 Northfield Rd, Warrensville Heights 44128), from 7 to 8:30 PM. Please join us! If you have questions, please contact the Northeast Ohio Chapter at 216.524.7700.
Register to Walk TODAY!
Take Steps Cleveland, Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
New Location: Indy Field House
6349 Selig Drive, Independence, OH 44131
And join us for the Take Steps Cleveland Kickoff Party!
April 27th, 2014
Transitioning to College with Chronic Illness
Saturday April 26th at 3:00 pm
Oberlin College - Specific room & building TBA
Dr. Veloso, a gastroenterologist at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Kira Nathan, CCFA National Council of College Leaders council member, will discuss ways to help students with chronic illnesses such as Crohn's or Ulcerative Colitis transition to college including tips on managing symptoms and resources available on campus. This a great way to learn more about different opportunities for students with chronic illness to shape their college experience to fit their needs.
We invite you to join us at Oberlin College for an interesting discussion on transitioning to college with a chronic illness. In addition please fill out http://goo.gl/om7l8M so we can reach out to you with up to date information.
Food and drink will be provided!
We proudly announce the 2014 Gold Chapter Partner, University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute
We proudly announce the 2014 Bronze Chapter Partner, FirstMerit Bank
We would like to thank all of those who attended the 2014 Ask the Experts
on Saturday, March 15th!
Special thanks to our medical experts:
Jean-Paul Achkar, Gastroenterologist, Cleveland Clinic
Lisa Cimperman, Clinical Dietitian, University Hospital Case Medical Center
Reema Gulati, Pediatric Gastroenterologist, MetroHealth
Barbara Kaplan, Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Cleveland Clinic
Jeffry Katz, Gastroenterologist, University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Jeremy Lipman, Colorectal Surgeon, MetroHealth
Feza Remzi, Colorectal Surgeon, Cleveland Clinic
Darren Seril, Gastroenterologist, Cleveland Clinic
Sharon Stein, Colorectal Surgeon, University Hospitals Case Medical Center
And thank you to our supportors who made this educational program possible:
AbbVie Advocates, "AbbVie's Patient Advocate Program"
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
University Hospitals Digestive Health Institute
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
2014 Camp Oasis - July 6 - 12
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GET FIT, MAKE FRIENDS, CHANGE LIVES
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