MIRA research

Comparison of Partial Enteral Nutrition (Modulen) with a Crohn's Disease Exclusion Diet (CDED) to Exclusive Enteral Nutrition (Modulen) for Treatment of Pediatric Crohn's Disease. A prospective randomized controlled trial. Sponsor: Funding provided by Research Services, IWK Health Centre and Department of... + read more
Risk Stratification and Identification of Immunogenetic and Microbial Markers of Rapid Disease Progression in Children with Crohn’s Disease Site Principal Investigator Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC   Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics    IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Sponsor: Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Purpose:... + read more
Category: Microbiome
A metagenomic approach to diagnosis, induction and maintenance of deep remission following exclusive enteral nutrition in pediatric Crohn’s Disease. Principal Investigator: Johan Van Limbergen, MD, MRCPCH, PhD Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Inclusion: Diagnosed with ulcerative colitis (UC) ... + read more
PRO-KIIDS and NEOPICS Retrospective Cohort Study of Very Early Onset IBD (VEOIBD) Site Principal Investigator: Johan Van Limbergen, MD, PhD, MRCPCH Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Inclusion/exclusion criteria: Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) The patient’s age at... + read more
Maritimes IBD research association database (MIRA) Principle Investigator: Dr. Johan Van Limbergen IWK Health Centre Pediatrics, Gastroenterology Division Study sponsor: Principle Investigator IWK Health Centre, startup funds New IWK Clinician Scientist gastroenterologist Purpose: To establish an across-the-ages database that will offer the opportunity to evaluate the long-term impact... + read more
Determining the Incidence of IBD in Rural Versus Urban Areas of Canada Principal Investigator: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Lead Investigator Eric I. Benchimol, MD, PhD, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Children's Hospital of... + read more