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State of Celiac & Gluten Free in Canada Leadership Forum – Post Event Updates


Helping answer the BIG questions facing celiac disease.


Held Friday, May 24, 2019 – Holiday Inn Yorkdale, Toronto

Leaders in research, industry, clinical and patient advocacy joined Canadian Celiac Association leaders for an interactive day delving into the big challenges facing celiac disease and gluten intolerance in Canada.

Watch for a White Paper and video highlights reviewing some of the key challenges and ideas that came forward from this incredible day of discussion.  


CCA partnered with Sue Jennett from ‘A Canadian Celiac Podcast’ to provide some brief interviews from some of our intriguing guests.

State of Celiac Podcast Series

Medical Director – Dr. Daniel Leffler, Celiac Disease Program at Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Industry Panelist – Joel Warady, Enjoy Life Foods

Research Panelist – Dr. Jocelyn Silvester, Boston Children’s Hospital

Regulatory Panelist – Michael Abbott, Health Canada

Research Panelist – Kristen Neff, ImmusanT

Closing Remarks and Thoughts – CCA President Treena Duncan & Event Chair Mark Johnson


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2019 Participants at a Glance

 Research Panel

  Industry Panel

 Regulatory Panel

Hot Topic Dietitian & Nutrition Panel


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