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IBD: College Edition  - REGISTER TODAY! Click here
Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 | 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST

Nutrition in IBD: Making Healthy Choices - REGISTER TODAY! Click here
Thursday, November 20th, 2014 | 8:00 PM-9:15 PM EST

This program is supported by an educational grant from Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, and through
a sponsorship from Shire.

Diagnosing and Monitoring IBD - REGISTER TODAY! Click here
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 | 8:00 PM-9:15 PM EST

This program is supported by a sponsorship from Covidien and an educational grant from Genentech


 What's Best for Me? Treatment Options in IBD- 7/17/14

Presenter:  David T. Rubin, MD, FACG, AGAF- University of Chicago Medicine

This educational webcast will provide in-depth information on current IBD treatments and the resources needed to make informed decisions about managing IBD care. Patients will learn more about the risks and benefits associated with each treatment, and questions to ask the healthcare team when evaluating the options.

Supported by Takeda

Advances in IBD: An Update for Patients - 4/30/14

Presenter:  Maria Abreu, MD, AGAF

This program provides an overview of the most important clinical research discussions from the CCFA Advances in IBD 2013 conference; the uses of diagnostic tests,surgery for IBD, progress in the area of genetics and the microbiome, as well as a look at the future of IBD care.

Health Insurance Marketplace 101- 1/29/14

Presenter:  Tarnisha Brown, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Health Insurance Marketplace 101 webcast, presented by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), provides an overview of the Affordable Care Act, and the new Health Insurance Marketplace.

 *This presentation is developed and presented by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Managing Costs of IBD Care - 12/18/13

Presenters: Karen Hanson, RN, CNP; Susanne Benouna; Elizabeth Messenge

This program discusses the financial burdern of IBD and reviews resources available to assist in cost of medications and care. The program reviews rights for disability, medical leave, and social security benefits.


New! Newly Diagnosed with IBD: What to Expect - 10/2013

This two part program will discuss important information that newly diagnosed patients and loved ones need to know.

Presented by: Dr. William Holderman

Part 1 will cover: An overview of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, how IBD is diagnosed, and tests to expect down the road. The program also discusses how you can work with your healthcare team.

Part 2 will cover: Treatments for IBD, including medication and surgery; the role of diet and nutrition in IBD; additional CCFA resources

Supported by Given imaging and Prometheus


Pain in IBD: Causes & Treatment Options- 9/17/2013

Presenter: Dr. Eva Szigethy

This program discusses the causes of pain in IBD, therapy options that can help relieve pain, and resources available for pain management in IBD.



Food for Thought: Nutrition & IBD - 4/10/13

This program explains:

  • The latest research on the relationship between IBD and nutrition
  • Eating well with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Proper supplementation
  • Toips for holidays and social gatherings

Updated: 11/04/14

For further information, call the Irwin M. and Suzanne R. Rosenthal IBD Resource Center (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.

About this resource

Published: June 1, 2011