If you have two or more first degree relatives (FDRs) with Crohn’s Disease (CD), or if you have CD and at least one FDR with CD and a healthy FDR who is between the age of 6 and 35 years old, you are invited to participate in this study. If you have symptoms of a gastro-intestinal illness, diabetes or pregnancy you may not be eligible.
Note: An FDR is anyone immediately related to you – such as a sibling, parent, or child.
Requirements To Join
If you have Crohn’s disease:
- Must have an official diagnosis of Crohn’s disease and allow access to disease information
- Must have an FDR that has been officially diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and they must allow access to disease information
- Must have at least one “healthy” child or sibling
If you have two or more FDRs with Crohn’s disease:
- Must be between the ages of 6-35 years and generally healthy
- Must have at least two full siblings or parents with Crohn’s disease
- Cannot be diagnosed with IBD, IBS, Celiac disease or diabetes
Learn more about participation.
Please complete the form with your contact details and a brief message regarding your situation. Please note that although we welcome all requests to join the study, only eligible persons will be accepted.
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