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    Age 18+ with Crohn’s or UC?

    Invitation to CICRA IBD Family Day
    Saturday 10th May 2014
    The AirSpace Conference Centre, Imperial War Museum,
    Duxfo…

    CICRA IBD Family Day

    Saturday 10th May 2014
    The AirSpace Conference Centre, Imperial War Museum,
    Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR
     

    Our Work

    The Crohn’s in Childhood Research Association (CICRA) is dedicated to creating a wider understanding of Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, particularly as it affects children and young adults. It raises funds to support approved medical and scientific research aimed at finding more effective treatments and an eventual cure.

    In addition to research, CICRA  offers support to children, young people and their families affected by Crohn’s or Colitis by organising three meetings each year, one in London and two in different regions of the UK.     These days offer parents, children and young people an informal day of meeting others and learning more about their condition including  small ‘meet the expert’ sessions

     

     

     

     

    Funding Opportunities

    Please note: The deadline has now passed for applications for CICRA 2014 grants. Dates for new applications will be displayed on this website when available. Guidelines and application forms are available to download for a Research Fellowship, PhD studentship or Research Project.

    Applications are invited from UK based health professionals, and students involved in IBD research, for a Bursary Grant of up to £400 to help with costs for attending related training courses or attending scientific/medical meetings.

    Applications for the annual John Earnshaw Award of £1,000 are invited from CICRA funded Research Fellows, and others in training in the UK  in the area of Paediatric IBD, specifically to help with costs of attending UK and International scientific/educational congresses.

    For further details please CLICK HERE.