This World IBD Day the Swedish Stomach and Bowel Association
(SSBA) attended the annual national conference of gastroenterology
“Gastrodagarna” (Gastro Days), in Gothenburg.
SSAB participated in a seminar providing the patient’s perspective in the
treatment of IBD, and our Chairwoman of the Board, Margareta
Röstlund, handed out scholarships in the amount of approx. 70 000
euros from our research fund that we co-own with the Swedish
Our youth section ”Young Stomachs” also attended the conference as
exhibitors, promoting the awareness initiative #pratamage (Belly talk) as
well as a series of podcasts about young persons with IBD.