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Thank You for Supporting World Digestive Health Day 2017

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): Navigating Evolving Therapies in an Evolving Disease

The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) and the WGO Foundation (WGOF) extend our thanks and appreciation to all partners and supporters who joined us on World Digestive Health Day (WDHD), 29th May, in advocating and raising awareness for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).

Although WDHD is celebrated annually on 29th May, associated initiatives and activities will continue throughout and beyond the campaign year. To access all of the highlights and happenings of WDHD 2017 continue to visit,

If you hosted an event in support of WDHD 2017, please share with us any highlights, photos and/or videos from the event by contacting If you are planning an upcoming WDHD 2017 event, we invite you to submit your event here, All events held in support of WDHD 2017 may be found on our "Events and Success Stories" page,

To show your continued support for WDHD 2017 on social media, join the conversation and interact with WGO by snapping, posting and sharing original photos and videos of your WDHD celebrations. Tag WGO on Facebook (World Digestive Health Day - WDHD) and/or Twitter (@WGOF_WDHD), and include the hashtags #WDHD2017 and #YearofIBD in your posts. We are interested to see how you are TAKING ACTION for IBD!

WGO and WGOF greatly value your support of the World Digestive Health Day 2017 campaign, and helping to ensure its success. Later this year, we look forward to the release of the WGO Handbook on IBD!