IBD Information Forum 2022

Date: Tuesday 6 December 2022
Time: 7pm AEDT (see table below stream window for time zones)
Format: Live Stream

LocationTime
AEDT
NSW, Vic, Tas, ACT
7:00pm
ACDT
SA
6:30pm
AEST
Qld
6:00pm
ACST
NT
5:30pm
AWST
WA
4:00pm

CCA will host a Paediatric Livestream Forum this December. To learn more, scroll down for details of the event including a registration, run sheet, and information on our guest speakers.

Hosted by

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Flic Manning
Author, Speaker and CCA Ambassador

Flic Manning is an Author, Speaker and Entrepreneur. She is a certified wellness coach, personal and group fitness instructor, dance teacher, meditation coach, and a holistic pain management and mindfulness facilitator.

Flic has lived with Crohn’s disease for over two decades and is the author of Living Human, a book about her experiences with invisible illness.

Guest Speakers

Dr Lani Prideaux
MBBS (Hons), FRACP, PhD
Monash Health

Dr Lani Prideaux is a consultant Gastroenterologist with a PhD in inflammatory bowel disease, as well as overseas experience. Her PhD investigated the gut microbiota within and between Hong Kong and Australia, in Asians and Caucasians. She runs the IBD Young Adult Clinic at Monash Health with paediatrician Dr Ed Giles. 

Topic: “Transitioning from paediatric to adult care in IBD

Caitlin Watson
Dietitian
Monash Health

Caitlin is a senior paediatric dietitian at Monash Children’s Hospital. She specialises in nutrition for children with gastrointestinal issues.

Topic: “IBD – what can I eat?”

Dr Pat Khoo
MBBS (Hons) Paediatric Gastroenterology Fellow, PhD Candidate
Monash Children’s Hospital, Monash University, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Dr Patricia Khoo is a final year paediatric gastroenterology fellow and completed her training at Monash and the Royal Children’s Hospital. She is presently undertaking a PhD through Monash University, having recently been awarded a prestigious NHMRC scholarship. Her research focuses on understanding the role of the microbiome in IBD.

Topic: “IBD and why gut bugs matter!

Rachel Botros
IBD patient

Rachel will share her story on her lived experience with IBD.

Proudly supported by Celltrion Healthcare and Eirene Lucas Foundation

Eirene Lucas Foundation