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IBS Awareness Month

April is IBS Awareness Month. Learn more about the common gastrointestinal condition this month. Click here +

Biosimilars Video

Biosimilars Video

Watch our video on biologic medications and biosimilars and their impact on the treatment of IBD. Click here +

BadGut® Lectures

Register for one of our upcoming BadGut® lectures. Click here +

IBS Survey Results

View the results from our recent survey on the ways that irritable bowel syndrome affects patients living with this condition. Click here +

Irritable bowel syndrome video

IBS Videos

Watch our new two part video series on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Click here +

Report Card on Biologics for IBD

Report Card

Read our Report Card on Biologic Coverage for Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canada. Click here +

SOS Cuisine

Gut Friendly Meals

We’ve partnered with SOS Cuisine. Read more +

Free Pamphlets

Free patient information pamphlets on digestive diseases and disorders. Order here +

23andMe

Find out what information your genes hold. The GI Society is now a 23andMe affiliate. Click here +

Latest News

Scotiabank Charity Challenge

The Gastrointestinal Society is thrilled to announce that it will be participating in the 2017 Scotiabank Charity Challenge! The Vancouver races will be happening on June 25, 2017, and the GI Society needs YOUR help [...]

The Importance of IBS Awareness Month

GASTROINTESTINAL SOCIETY SURVEY REVEALS MAJOR IMPACT OF IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME (IBS) ON CANADIANS’ LIVES Gastrointestinal Society steps up to help patients this IBS Awareness Month Vancouver, BC – April 10, 2017 – To mark irritable [...]

  • Cannabis

GI Society Joins Canadian Medical Cannabis Council

Gastrointestinal Society joins Canadian Medical Cannabis Council’s Patient Advisory Committee TORONTO (March 13, 2017) - Today, the Canadian Medical Cannabis Council (CMCC) announced that the Gastrointestinal (GI) Society has joined eight other leading patient groups [...]

Nutrition Month

March is Nutrition Month Nutrition Month originated in the late 1970s, when a group of dietitians decided it was time to have a dedicated part of the year to spread awareness of [...]

Is ‘Big Data’ a big deal for healthcare in Canada?

A survey to learn what people think about the use of large data sets for research purposes PURPOSE OF THIS STUDY: Big Data, in health care, is large and complex sets of data that have [...]

  • Breaking News

Health Canada Approves Stelara®

HEALTH CANADA APPROVES STELARA® FOR THE TREATMENT OF ADULTS WITH MODERATELY TO SEVERELY ACTIVE CROHN’S DISEASE STELARA® offers a new approach to treating Crohn’s disease in Canada, which has one of the highest rates of [...]