Patient and Family Education

Virtual Program Agenda

November 14, 2020

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Zoom Link for sessions will be emailed out prior to conference. 


Omar Khan, MD, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Nikiya Asamoah, MD, Loyola University Medical Center

Thank you to our event supporters

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

9:30 am

Managing IBD: Current and Future Therapies

Stephen Hanauer, MD, Northwestern Medicine

9:50 am

Surgical Management of IBD

Scott Strong, MD, Northwestern Medicine

10:10 am


Session 2: Living with IBD in 2020

Moderator: Omar Khan, MD

10:25 am 

Dietary Guidance for Patients with IBD

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

10:45 am  

Mental Health Support in IBD

Sarah Kinsinger, PhD, Loyola University Medical Center

11:05 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

11:30 am 

Live Q & A Session: Join us for live interactive Q&A session with our speakers

12:00 Adjourn