Save the Date for the Fall 2024 Community Conference on September 25 - 27 in Baltimore, MD. Wednesday activities include the Engagement Fair/Reception in the evening. 


The theme of the Fall 2024 Community Conference is Together We Can: Collaborate, Coproduce, Catalyze

Registration Open for the Community Conference

Register for the conference here

The hotel block at the Marriott Baltimore Waterfront is now open. Book your reservation by September 6, 2024. 

The standard cost for an in-person conference for ICN care center team members is $850.

Plan Your Time With Us!

Wednesday, September 25

5 - 6 p.m. Patient Advisory Council (PAC) & All Provider Mocktail Hour
6 - 8 p.m. Welcome Reception/Community Engagement Fair

Thursday, September 26 

7 - 8 a.m. Community Breakfast
7:15 - 8:15 a.m. Pre-Conference Breakfast: Nestlé Health Science Symposium
8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Community Conference
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Nestlé Health Science Lunch

Friday, September 27

7 - 7:45 a.m. Parent/Family Advisory Council (PFAC) & Provider Breakfast
7 - 7:45 a.m. Community Breakfast
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Community Conference

Agenda is subject to change and should not be considered final. All times listed are ET.

Patient / Caregiver Scholarships

We are pleased to offer a limited number of scholarships for patients and caregivers in need of financial support to attend the conference.

The deadline to complete a scholarship has been extended. If you are interested in applying, complete the application no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, July 21, 2024.

To be eligible for a scholarship you must be a current or past patient; or a parent, caregiver, or guardian of a current or past patient at an ImproveCareNow center.

Conference Justification Letter 

To support clinicians in making the case for local funding to participate in the Community Conference, we have created a Conference Justification Letter.  Please consider customizing this template, should you need to request funding from senior leadership at your care center.


ImproveCareNow is made up of more than 100 care centers and has a presence on three continents, with 90% of the highest ranked pediatric gastroenterology programs in the U.S., including many U.S. News and World Reports 2023/2024 Honor Roll Children’s Hospitals as members. With 950 pediatric gastroenterologists and 30,000 IBD patients, ImproveCareNow reaches approximately 55% of IBD patients in the U.S. cared for by pediatric gastroenterologists. ImproveCareNow Community Conferences present the ideal opportunity to engage with these committed healthcare providers, patients and parents, and to learn about recent results in our research and improvement efforts.
If you would like to support ImproveCareNow and these efforts, please download our Fall 2024 Community Conference Supporter & Exhibitor Prospectus.
September 25, 2024 at 5:00pm - September 27, 2024
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna St
Baltimore, MD 21202
United States
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