2014 Crohn's & Colitis Education Event - Eugene
Eugene, OR

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The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation's Northwest Chapter i
nvites you to join us for a FREE educational event featuring informational presentations and interactive question-and-answer sessions to empower you to take an active role in managing Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. 

When: Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6:00 - 8:00 PM program (check in opens at 5:30 PM)

Who: Featuring local healthcare providers including Jonathan Gonenne, MD from Eugene Gastroenterology

What: Covering topics including "Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treatments: Finding Your Best Path"

Where: Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, Conference Room 200 (3333 RiverBend Drive, Springfield, OR 97477)  

Program content has been prepared for patients, family members, and caregivers of patients living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, although health care professionals are also invited to attend. This program may be beneficial to health care professionals who are looking to learn more about inflammatory bowel disease. This program does not offer continuing education credits.

Registration is free. Pre-registration will close on Monday, March 31, but registration will be available at the event.  

Program topics include:

  • Similarities and differences between Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Risks and benefits of medication, surgery, and integrative treatments in IBD
  • Impact of treatment adherence on disease management and quality of life
  • Talking with your health care team about your treatment plan
  • Question-and-answer session

Questions? Contact Kathleen at knewbould@ccfa.org or call toll-free 877-703-6900, x6.

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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