2013 Connecticut Patient Education Symposium
Sheraton Hartford South

This free half-day program includes a variety of information for patients and families affected by IBD. The day includes breakfast, opening remarks, breakout sessions, keynote address and a Q&A session. Topics include: Nutrition, Clinical Research, Medical & Surgical Care for Adults with IBD, Pediatric IBD Concerns and Support Groups.


8:00 - 9:00am                       Registration,Exhibitors, Breakfast

9:00am-9:30am                   Welcome

9:30am - 10:15am               Breakout Session 1

10:15am - 10:30am             Snacks & Exhibitors

10:30am - 11:15am             Breakout Session 2

11:15am - 12:00pm            Wrap-up/Q&A- Dr. Jack Chuong



(1) "IBD in Children: Diagnosis, Complications & Therapy" - Dr. Dinesh
Pashankar, Dr. Francisco Sylvester, Dr. Sandra Escalera

(2) "Nutrition in IBD" - Dr. Joel Garsten

(3) "Medical & Surgical Care of Adults with IBD" - Dr. Harry

(4) Current Research - Dr. Phil Ginsberg, Dr. Yanni Oikonomou

(5) Support Groups - Dr. Michelle Smedley, John Nesco

For more information, please contact Kate McDonald (800) 314-3459 x.2 or kmcdonald@ccfa.org


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Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
100 Capitol Boulevard
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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