Visiting IBD Research Fellow
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's Visiting IBD Research Fellowship Program offers qualified junior investigators (post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty) the opportunity to participate in short-term (up to 12 weeks) training at a cutting-edge NIH-funded laboratory under the mentorship of a leader in research relevant to IBD. Application deadline: September 30th, 2018 (for training in 2019). Learn more.

Updated Virtual Preceptorships 2018
Our online education modules on diagnosis, treatment, management, and surgery have recently been updated with the latest IBD guidelines. Participate today!

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The Foundation is conducting a survey to assess provider educational needs. Please take a few minutes to help us better serve your needs and guide our programming priorities. Start the survey.

Crohn's & Colitis Perspectives Series on ReachMD
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation education series on ReachMD offers expert interviews on timely topics pertaining to IBD. Interviews include:
  • Extraintestinal Findings in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Redefining Mucosal Healing in IBD: Updated Goals of Therapy
  • Anemia Care for IBD Patients

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As a scientist or healthcare professional, you understand how critical your efforts are in finding cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, or caring for the people who have these diseases. For more than 40 years, Foundation-funded research has been contributing to the knowledge and understanding of IBD. With more than 1,000 grants awarded to date, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation continues to play a significant role in nearly every major scientific breakthrough in IBD. Many of today's most prominent researchers have received training awards from the Foundation early in their careers - perhaps you will be the next one! Learn more about our current initiatives below.

Clinical Research Alliance Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's DNA Bank Genetics Initiative Microbiome Initiative PROKIIDS OSCCAR - Ocean State Crohn’s and Colitis Area Registry


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By becoming a Professional Member of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, you will establish yourself as a leader and specialist as well as gain the support and resources to help you equip your patients with disease management tools.

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* Professional member benefits are dependent on level. Learn more.


One of the driving principles of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is to develop and cultivate the best and brightest IBD physicians through our educational and training programs. Here are current CME and other educational programs. In addition, please contact your local chapter to learn about local professional symposia.

NEW: EMR Content Search Participate in our online Clinical Convergence program Nurse and Advanced Practice Provider ResourcesBiosimilars Resources for Providers Nutrition Resources for Providers Download the Foundation's Health Maintenance Checklist for Adult IBD Patients Become a Virtual Preceptee: Enhance your training in IBD diagnosis, treatment and management span>Local Chapters

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