You, Me, and IBD: Philadelphia Annual Patient Education Day
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

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Our Mission: To Cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults who are affected by these diseases.

Whether you are newly diagnosed, have lived with Crohn's or colitis for years, or have a loved one who lives with IBD, it is important to understand the impact of these diseases. Come join us as a panel of health experts explore the various aspects of living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Mark your calendars and join us at this FREE seminar!

Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Thomas Jefferson Hospital
                  Bluemle Life Sciences Building
                  233 South 10th Street
                  Philadelphia, PA 19107

Program Schedule:

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM        REGISTRATION

9:30 AM – 9:45 AM        Welcome/Introductions

9:45 AM – 10:15 AM        A to Z’s of IBD
                                           Adam Kaufman, MD
                                           Main Line Gastroenterology Associates    

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM     What’s New in Research for IBD Treatment
                                            Frank Scott, IV, MD, MSCE
                                            University of Pennsylvania

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM      Integrative Medicine & Nutrition
                                           Joel S. Edman, DSc, FACN, CNS
                                           Consultant – Media Wellness Center
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM        BREAK

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM        Health Maintenance & Prevention
                                             Andrew Conn, MD
                                             Cooper University Healthcare

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM     Surgical Treatments in IBD                                            
                                           Howard Ross, MD, FACS FASCRS
                                           Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
                                           Temple University Hospital

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Bluemle Life Sciences Building
233 South 10th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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