Bikur Cholim & JCCSG to Host Crohns and Colitis Education Symposium & Support Event

Ad support[Submitted by organizers] Due to the overwhelming demand here in Lakewood, Bikur Cholim of Lakewood in conjunction with the JCCSG (Jewish Crohns Colitis Support Croup) are pleased to invite Patients, Husbands, wives, parents and caregivers of those suffering from Crohns and Colitis for an Education Symposium & support event. We are Honored to having 3 respected doctors that specialize in Crohns & Colitis.


•Updates in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), a patient perspective:

Dr. James George, M.D.

Clinical Instructor Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital

•Treatment Approaches in IBD, Options to Consider:

Dr. Asher A. Kornbluth, M.D.

Clinical Professor Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital

•Pediatric IBD, they are ‘not’ just little adults:

Dr. Jonathan E. Teitelbaum, M.D.

Chief of the department of pediatric gastroenterology at the Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch – And Medical advisor for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), New Jersey chapter

The event will iy”h take place Wednesday, March 2nd at the Bikur Cholim Lev Rochel house, located at 93 Prospect street.

Marriv and a Siyum Mishnayos for Mr. Abraham Kornbluth Z”L at 6:45 followed by The event. Below Is a link for the Mishnayos, Please help as much as possible in taking some Mishnayos.

For more information feel free to contact Bikur cholim Lev Rochel at 732-905-3020 or or the jccsg at 718-63-jccsg (718-635-2274) or


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There are 3 Comments to "Bikur Cholim & JCCSG to Host Crohns and Colitis Education Symposium & Support Event"

  • hello says:

    what a beautiful event to put together. There are so many people suffering from this and to gain knoewledge would be amazing. Also to see that yes there are people that are suffering besides you and that are going on with their normal lives is a great chizuk.

  • tms says:

    WOW! Finally someone put this together! All top notch doctors under one roof! Really amazing!!! Whoever put this together should be blessed!

  • bubbie zelda says:

    To my amazing son DR. Kornbluth your father ZTL should have a LICHTIKN GAN EIDEN and you should always be the right SHALIACH for every CHOLE, AMEIN. Your devoted mother,