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iPeer2Peer Program Study

The iPeer2Peer Program for Youth with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial is a study testing how well the use of an online peer support program to improve the overall well-being of teens with IBD.

The sponsor/funder of this research is The Hospital for Sick Children and Crohn’s and Colitis Canada.

For people who are:

  • Diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • 12-18 years old
  • Able to speak and read English
  • Access to a computer, smartphone or tablet capable of using free Skype software
  • Willing and able to complete online surveys

What’s involved?

  • 12-week online peer mentoring program with a trained peer mentor
  • Answering a set of surveys at 3 different points in time
  • Have an end-of-study 30-minute interview
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