Pediatric Education - Twin Cities - December 10, 2013
Holiday Inn & Suites St. Paul NE - Lake Elmo

  
PEDIATRIC IBD EDUCATION PROGRAM
What Parents Need to Know

Tuesday, December 10, 2013


Registration starts at 6:00 pm / Program starts at 6:30 pm

Presented by


Jeanne Tung, MD - Mayo Clinic

&

Ramalingam Arumugam, MD - Minnesota Gastroenerology, PA


Approximately 50,000 children in the United States suffer from inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), which include Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Children with IBD have unique needs. In this program, patients and their family members will learn about special considerations for
children with IBD and how to address these issues.


Participants will learn about:

*The impact of IBD on children, including growth concerns and psychosocial issues

*Treatment options, including medications and surgery

*The role of diet and nutrition

*Steps for involving the child in their IBD care


For more information contact Ruby Lanoux, rlanoux@ccfa.org or 651.917.2424


Please pre-register to attend this program!

Date:
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Address:
8511 Hudson Blvd
(right off of 94 by Woodbury)
Lake Elmo, MN 55042

We're sorry, the deadline for registering for this event has passed.