Ask the Experts

Start Date: March 3, 2018
Time: 8:15 am


2018 Ask the Experts

March 18, 2017

9 AM - 12:30 PM

Holiday Inn - Independence

6001 Rockside Rd, Independence OH 44131

(registration/exhibits/breakfast begin at 8:15 AM; speakers begin at 9 AM) 

Featured topics:

“What’s New in IBD”

Research - Jessica Philpott, MD PhD,Gastroenterologist, The Cleveland Clinic

Treatments - Dr. Preetika Sinh, MD, Gastroenterologist, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Surgery - Emily Steinhagen, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Colorectal, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center


“Supportive and Integrated Approaches to Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

Thomas L. Taxman M.D. FAAP, Director of Gastroenterology,Cleveland Health Institute


“A Brief Introduction to Mindfulness and its Benefits”

Suzanne Cushwa Rusnak, MEd, MSSA, Coordinator of Mindfulness Programming, University Hospitals


 Patient Panel and an Expert Panel – Q&A

This program is FREE for Crohn's & Colitis Foundation members and $5 for the general public. Visit for more information about membership. Continental breakfast is provided. For more information or to request a waiver of the registration fee, contact the Lori Butterfield at 646-477-4765 or email




Holiday Inn
6001 Rockside Road
Independence, Ohio, 44131

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