Midwest Regional Patient & Caregiver Conference

Patient and Caregiver 

Program Agenda

8:30 - 8:50 am CT

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Visit Exhibits/Patient Networking

8:50 - 9:00 am CT

Welcome

Tovah Domenick

Executive Director, Minnesota Chapter

9:00 - 9:35 am CT

Keynote: IBD through the ages!

Steven Polyak, MD

University of Iowa


Steven Steiner, MD

Riley Children's Health

Indiana University Health

9:35 - 10:00 am CT

General Session: Diet & Nutrition

Levi Teigen, PhD, RD

University of Minnesota

10:00-10:15am CT

Break & Visit Exhibits

Breakouts

10:15-10:40 am CT

Breakout A

10:15-10:40 CT

Breakout B

10:15-10:40 CT

Breakout C

10:15-10:40 CT

Parent Program 

Breakout D

ABC's of Crohn's disease

Scott Keeley, MD

MNGI Digestive Health


Monitoring IBD and Understanding Remission

Sashidhar Sagi, MD

Indiana University Health

Surgery in IBD and Pouchitis

Darrell Pardi, MD

Mayo Clinic

Pediatric updates in IBD 

Michael Stephens, MD

Mayo Clinic

10:45-11:10 am CT

Breakout A

10:45-11:10 am CT

Breakout B

10:45-11:10 am CT

Breakout C

10:45-11:10 am CT

Parent Program 

Breakout D

ABC's of Ulcerative Colitis

Chris Steevens, MD

University of Minnesota


IBD & IBS differences & overlaps

Sumona Saha, MD

University of Wisconsin Madison

Fertility & Pregnancy in IBD

Eugenia Shmidt, MD

University of Minnesota



Transitions Talk

Jonathan Cordova, DO

NorthShore University HealthSystem

11:15-11:40 am CT

Breakout A

11:15-11:40 am CT

Breakout B

11:15-11:40 am CT

Breakout C

11:15-11:40 am CT

Parent Program 

Breakout D

Mental Health & IBD

Brooke Palmer, PhD

University of Minnesota


Navigating Insurance: 

What is a biosimilar

Lindsay Trocke, PharmD

University of Minnesota

How to seek out an 

IBD specialist and why

Daniel Stein, MD

Froedtert & the Medical College 

of Wisconsin


Health Maintenance for Pediatric Patients with IBD

Boris Sudel, MD

MNGI Digestive Health


11:40am - 12:10pm CT

Break/Visit Exhibits/Boxed Lunch

12:10-12:35 pm CT

General Session: New Therapies/Treatment on the Horizon

Parambir S. Dulai, MD

Northwestern University

12:35-1:00 pm CT

Panel Discussion and Q&A

1:00 pm CT 

Adjourn

Agenda subject to change.