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Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation and American Gastroenterological Association Announce Conference PartnershipMarch 9, 2017
The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) announced today that they are partnering to co-sponsor the first-ever “Crohn’s & Colitis Congress,” which will take place in Las Vegas in January 2018.
Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation RISK Stratification Study Reveals Potential New Approach to Precision Medicine for Pediatric PatientsMarch 2, 2017
Researchers have successfully identified biological signatures in pediatric patients with newly diagnosed Crohn’s disease (CD) capable of predicting whether a child will develop disease-related complications requiring major surgery within three to five years. The results of this research, “Prediction of complicated disease course for children newly diagnosed with Crohn’s disease: a multicentre inception cohort study,” have been published today in the high impact factor journal, The Lancet.
For the past 50 years, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America has worked to improve the lives of patients living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and to find cures for these debilitating digestive diseases. Today, the Foundation unveiled its new brand, which includes a new brand message, “uniting to care and cure,” and a new logo with a unifying symbol reflecting the organization’s commitment to the IBD community. In addition, the Foundation has amended its name to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation to place greater emphasis on its mission to cure these debilitating digestive diseases.
The Great Gutsby Gala to Raise Awareness for IBD
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 ConferenceJune 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/.
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.