Patient and Family Education

Virtual Program Agenda

November 14, 2020

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST

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 sponsors!

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