Crohn’s & Colitis News

Stay up-to-date with the most current news and information about the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), as well as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Below you’ll find our most recent press releases, along with other articles written by CCFA. This media content highlights the public research outcomes related to our initiatives, studies, and clinical trials. In addition, you can read our expert commentary related to research articles culled from external media sources. For a complete list of all our news content, please visit the News Archive section.

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Most Recent News

GI Outreach Coordinator

August 15, 2016

Fifteen New Faculty Members to Present Key Findings about IBD at Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical and Research Conference

June 8, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and Imedex announced today that 15 new faculty members will present clinical and research findings about Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis during the 2016 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical and Research Conference (AIBD). AIBD is taking place in Orlando, Florida on December 8-10, 2016. For more information or to register, visit http://www.advancesinibd.com/.

Run, Swim, and Bike the San Diego Triathlon Classic with Team Challenge

June 6, 2016

SAN DIEGO, CA– Twenty-five California triathletes crossed the finish line yesterday at the Bass Lake Classic at Yosemite as part of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s Team Challenge endurance training and fundraising program.

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Grows Indoor Cycling Event with New Locations This Fall

May 24, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced today that its spin4 crohn’s & colitis cures indoor cycling event will expand to 18 markets across the nation in 2016: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Fairfield/Westchester, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Orange County, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, and Twin Cities.

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Announces IBD Qorus: A National Quality of Care Initiative

May 23, 2016

Today, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced the launch of IBD Qorus, a ground-breaking collaboration between patients and their healthcare providers that will lead to enhanced health outcomes and improve the quality of care for inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) patients.

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Launches New IBD Clinical Trials Community

May 20, 2016

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) announced that it is developing an IBD Clinical Trials Community with the goal of educating and supporting IBD patients interested in participating in clinical trials.

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Takes Action and Raises Awareness of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

May 19, 2016

To help educate the public about these chronic autoimmune diseases, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the leading non-profit, voluntary health organization dedicated to finding cures for IBD, is holding its first-ever day of action, CCFA in Action, today for World IBD Day.

More than 100 Advocates Join With the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America to Advance Policies to Help Patients with IBD

May 12, 2016

More than 100 inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients and their loved ones from 19 states joined with the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) today to meet with Members of Congress and implore them to help limit the cost of care for IBD patients by passing the Patients’ Access to Treatment Act (HR 1600).

CCFA Partners

May 6, 2016

CCFA Partners is an online registry