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Join us on social media on May 19!

Facebook
  • 3 p.m. EST: Join Dr. Meena Bewtra (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA) and Brian Ward (Crohn's patient from Washington) for an #IBDBeyondBorders Facebook Live video chat! They'll be live on Crohn's and Colitis Canada's Facebook page speaking about the differences in IBD diagnosis, treatment, and care. 
  • 6 p.m. EST: Join Dr. Smita Halder (McMaster University, Hamilton, ON) and Eric Polsinelli (Crohn's patient from Canada) for our second #IBDBeyondBorders Facebook Live video chat! They'll be live on the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's Facebook page speaking about the differences in IBD diagnosis, treatment, and care.

Twitter

  • 12 p.m. EST: Join the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation and Crohn's and Colitis Canada for a World IBD Day Twitter chat! We'll be discussing the similarities and differences in IBD diagnosis, treatment, and care worldwide, as well as barriers to care patients may face around the globe. Use #IBDBeyondBorders and #WorldIBDDay to participate!

Instagram

On World IBD Day, our Instagram story will feature takeovers from patients across the United States:

  • 8 a.m. EST: LIVE from Team Challenge Maryland group training session
  • 9 a.m. EST: Cory Greenberg 
  • 10 a.m. EST: Will Lanier
  • 11 a.m. EST: Megan Starshak
  • 12 p.m. EST: LIVE from Take Steps Denver
  • 1 p.m. EST: Laura Scaviola
  • 2 p.m. EST: Joe Colon
  • 3 p.m. EST: Shawn Bethea
  • 4 p.m. EST: Nicole & Addy Kittelson
  • 5 p.m. EST: Bianca Hernandez
  • 6 p.m. EST: Jordan Wilson
  • 7 p.m. EST: Sara Ringer
Follow the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation to see all of the day's action!