Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation offers free seminar October 24 at Boca Raton Regional Hospital


Managing Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is one of the biggest issues facing the more than 1.6 million American sufferers. To help guide those afflicted with the disease, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is holding a free seminar on October 24 from 8:30 am to 1 pm at Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Dawson Auditorium. Featuring an expansive roster of experts and topics, the educational seminar is moderated by Dr. Gary Luckman with Digestive CARE and starts with a complimentary breakfast and registration. The keynote address will be given by Karina Knight, RD with University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and covers the critical topic of Nutrition and IBD. Free IBD educational seminars and workshops are offered throughout the year at all CCFA chapter locations to provide up to date information on key topics about IBD that every patient, family member and professional should know. The Charles D. Marcus memorial IBD Education Seminar takes place on Saturday, October 24 at 8:30 am at the Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Dawson Auditorium located at 800 Meadows Road in Boca Raton. Reservations are suggested as seating is limited. Reserve a spot by visiting, or by calling Jamie Diaz at 561-218-2929 option 1, extension 8.