Patient event focuses on living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis

To help central Pennsylvanians living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (inflammatory bowel disease), Penn State Hershey experts will host a patient symposium beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 2, at Penn State Harrisburg in the Morrison Gallery at the library. Providers will answer questions and present current and relevant information on diagnosis, medical management and surgical management of IBD. The symposium, “IBD: Taking Control of Your Disease — A patient symposium focused on inflammatory bowel disease,” will be presented by Dr. Walter Koltun; Dr. Andrew Tinsley; Dr. Emmanuelle D. Williams; and Dr. Marc Schaefer.

There is no cost to participate in this event, but registration is required. To register, visit PennStateHershey.org/ibd-symposium.

For more information, call the Penn State Hershey Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at 717-531-5164.

Last Updated November 14, 2013