Enlightening update regarding the upcoming “ROAD TO PREVENTION” event in partnership and sponsored by Mount Sinai Hospital.
This will be a "Ladies Only" education program for Patients, wives, parents , caregivers AND non-effected family members alike, of people suffering from Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis,.
The event will take place on Sunday, פרשת במדבר, June 5, 2016. At the Hamaspik Terrace, 1 Hamaspik Way, Monroe NY 10950. Program to start 7:15pm Sharp!
- Mount Sinai IBD center history: the house Dr. Crohn's built:
Judy H Cho, MD, Professor Medicine, Gastroenterology and Professor Genetics and Genomic Sciences
- The course of Crohn’s Disease and how it can behave:
Asher A. Kornbluth, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Founder and annual course director of the Mount Sinai IBD Consultants Course
- Sooner is better: Why make an early diagnosis of IBD in children:
Keith Benkov, MD, Associate Professor Pediatrics, Gastroenterology, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Genetics of IBD in the Ashkenazi Jewish population:
Inga Peter, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Member, The Charles Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
- How diet and our environment affect the bacteria inside our bodies:
Jeremiah Faith, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Assistant Professor, Medicine, Clinical Immunology, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Why prevention of IBD is possible:
Jean-Frédéric Colombel, MD, Co-director Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Center, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital,
- Fertility and Future Generations: The Next Steps
Marla Dubinsky, MD, Chief Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Co-director Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Center, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Followed by a question and answer panel
Please call 845-670-4522 or email with your questions in advance as we will only be able to accept minimal questions at the event.
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