JOINT EVENT BETWEEN CORE AND THE BOWEL DISEASE RESEARCH FOUNDATION
An opportunity to hear from leading experts in digestive health and for them to hear from you - learn about the conditions that affect the digestive system and what we can do to fight them, from managing symptoms to planning research.
Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance
5.30 Introduction: Taking Control … Of Your Life (And Our Research) - Chris Hawkey
5.45 Bowel cancer priority questions - Nicola Fearnhead
6.00 Understanding the science of bowel cancer screening and how it saves lives- Roisin Bevan
6.20 Non cancer priority questions - Nicola Fearnhead
6.40 IBS and diverticular disease: getting to grips with your symptoms - Anton Emmanuel
7.00 Patient engagement, priority questions, the future of research - Nicola Fearnhead and Chris Hawke (With Roisin Bevan and Anton Emmanuel)
7.25 Next steps – for you and for us - Chris Hawkey
When & Where
Core - The Digestive Disorders Foundation
Core is a national charity working across all conditions that affect the gut, liver and pancreas. We support medical research that saves lives and improves outcomes, as well as offering evidence-based information to patients at the time of diagnosis. Alongside this we work with other organisations to raise awareness of digestive disorders and the important of good gut health.