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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center – Patient Education and Resources

We’re committed to serving our community. Through a variety of events, including educational programs, community lectures, and support groups, our providers give back to the community and help to spread awareness about IBD.

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To learn more about any of our events and resources, please email Anne Bobb

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Community

Penn State Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program is committed to serving its community. Through a variety of events, including educational programs, community lectures, and support groups, our providers are able to give back to the community and help to spread awareness about IBD.

To learn more about upcoming events please e-mail HersheyIBD@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or abobb@pennstatehealth.psu.edu.

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Events

Looking for an informative meetings that may answer many questions about inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? View a listing of our upcoming events.

Our Crohn’s and Colitis Support Groups provide information, support, and resources for patients and families.

Dates: The first Wednesday of every odd-numbered month
Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

Location: Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA in the University Physicians Center (Entrance 4) Suite 4200

For more information, contact Rachael Hays at gotgutshhmc12@gmail.com.

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Phone: 717-531-3998

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September 6, 2017 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Mental Health Assessment: Stress Management and IBD

Dr. Sanjay Yadav, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Location:
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
University Physician Center – Entrance 4, Suite 4200
500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033


October 4, 2017 – 6 to 9 p.m.

Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis: A Patient Symposium

Location:
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
University Conference Center
500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033

Click here to register for this free event.

This program is endorsed by the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation.

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November 1, 2017 – 6 to 8 p.m.

Nutrition and IBD

Kristen Ancome PA-C; RD; LDN, Physician Assistant Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Location:
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
University Physician Center – Entrance 4, Suite 4200
500 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
 

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