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Gutsy Learning Series Spring 2017

Crohn's and Colitis Canada, in partnership with McMaster University, offers you the opportunity to learn more about the latest in Crohn's and colitis, including emerging research on the human microbiome and inflammatory bowel disease. This is a FREE education event featuring an interactive Q&A period. Have your questions answered by a panel of leading Crohn's and colitis renowned medical experts.

For more information and to register, click here. 
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Join us in-person at McMaster University or live via webcast from anywhere in Canada!
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Victoria Chapter Meeting

The Victoria Chapter meets the last Thursday of each month.  There are no meetings during the months of December, January, July and August. For more information on the Victoria Chapter...
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Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, 3220 Cedar Hill Road,
Victoria, BC
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VICTORIA BUST A GUT COMEDY ACT

The Victoria Chapter invites you, your family and friends to an evening of comedy to support this year's Gutsy Walk featuring comedian Dan Quinn international headliner, as seen on CBC, CTV...
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Hecklers Bar & Grill, 123 Gorge Rd East, V9A 1L1
Victoria, BC
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Impact Stories

Quick Fact

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 150 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.
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Pénélope, Récipiendaire bourses d'études

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Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator
Dr. Ken Croitoru, GEM Project Lead Investigator

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Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Mark Silverberg, Clinician & Researcher

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Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher
Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen, Clinician & Researcher

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Although 1 in 150 Canadians has inflammatory bowel disease, too few people know or understand these chronic, invisible illnesses. Help us raise awareness.

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