Patient and Family Education Program Agenda

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Illinois Carol Fisher Chapter

Patient & Family Education Program

March 14, 2020


Omar Khan, MD, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Nikiya Asamoah, MD, Loyola University Medical Center

9:00 am 

Welcome & Introductions

Session 1: Management of IBD in 2020

Moderator: Nikiya Asamoah, MD

9:10 am

New Diagnosis IBD: Work-up, Monitoring and Surveillance

Amar Naik, MD, Loyola University Medical Center

9:40 am

Managing IBD: Current and Future Therapies

Stephen Hanauer, MD, Northwestern Medicine

10:05 am

Surgical Management of IBD

Scott Strong, MD, Northwestern Medicine

10:30 am Break and Visit Exhibits

Session 2: Living with IBD in 2020

Moderator: Omar Khan, MD

10:55 am 

Dietary Guidance for Patients with IBD

Courtney Schuchmann, MS, LD, RDN, The University of Chicago Medicine

11:20 am  

Mental Health Support in IBD

Sarah Kinsinger, PhD, Loyola University Medical Center

11:45 am 

Communication with your IBD Team: How to Handle Transitions with Moving, Meeting New Doctors, and Setting Goals for Cure

Anita Afzali, MD, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

12:10 pm Expert Panel Q & A

12:45 pm Visit Exhibits

1:00 pm Adjourn