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
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