The University of Maryland is hosting a conference on celiac disease on July 8th and 9th. The 8th of July is a professional day designed to increase awareness among health care professional on the prevalence, symptoms and treatment of celiac disease. The second day, July 9th is designed for people with celiac disease and giving them the opportunity to learn more about their treatment, what’s the latest research, what NIH is working on in the area of celiac disease, and time for people to ask the experts their questions directly. We are also hosting a fund raising banquet on Friday night, July 8th. We will have a gourmet gluten free menu, entertainment and a terrific silent action. Richard Gannon, NFL quarterback is among the special guest that evening.
More information about these events as well as on line registration can be found on our website www.celiaccenter.org.
We would like to have these events posted on your calendar so that we can get the word out about the wonderful opportunity in Baltimore. Please contact either the Director of Operations, Pam King, at Pking@peds.umaryland.edu or 410.706.8021 or myself with information on how to go about getting this information posted.
Pam Cureton, RD, LD
University on Maryland at Baltimore
737 W Lombard Street, Room 165
Baltimore, MD 21201