Crohn’s & Colitis Congress® and IBD Insider Patient Reporters

The Crohn's & Colitis Congress® the premier conference for IBD professionals, is seeking two adult patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) to join the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress Organizing committee. The patient reporter’s role is outlined below.

The Patient Reporter will:

  • Serve as a member of the 2025 Crohn's & Colitis Congress Organizing Committee to provide input on content created for the conference sessions.
  • Attend virtual meetings, respond to emails, and help identify patient/caregiver panelists.
  • Attend the Crohn's & Colitis Congress and participate by attending sessions and reporting daily from the conference through social media.
  • Serve as the Organizing Committee representative on the IBD Insider planning workgroup. Provide input on content and speakers.
  • Work with the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation to plan and schedule social communications daily from Congress in San Francisco and promote the IBD Insider conference.


  • Must have Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Must have a social media following
  • Must be able to travel and attend the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress in person (hotel, travel, and honoraria will be provided)

How to apply:

Interested in being a 2025 Patient Reporter?



Application Deadline: March 1, 2024. Candidate selected will be notified by the end of March.

For any additional questions, please contact [email protected].