CCFA Partners: A patient-powered research network

CCFA Partners ( is a patient powered research network brought to you by the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. CCFA Partners is an internet-based study of patients with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. By filling out a short survey twice a year, patients can have an active role in the research process. But CCFA Partners is more than a survey -- you will also have access to tracking tools and a community of thousands to help you manage your own health! You can:

  • Participate in groundbreaking research
  • Propose, discuss, and vote on research questions and topics
  • Connect your mobile health apps to better manage your disease

Help Us Make a Difference

The patients already enrolled in CCFA Partners have laid the cornerstones of a legacy of knowledge. If you know someone who could enroll, please let them know about this great study and resource! The voices of volunteers have made all the difference in the numbers enrolled to date.

Visit for more information and to register today.

For further information, call CCFA at our IBD Help Center: 888.MY.GUT.PAIN (888.694.8872).

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America provides information for educational purposes only. We encourage you to review this educational material with your health care professional. The Foundation does not provide medical or other health care opinions or services. The inclusion of another organization's resources or referral to another organization does not represent an endorsement of a particular individual, group, company or product.

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Published: March 31, 2014