What is CanGIEC?

The Canadian Gastro-Intestinal Epidemiology Consortium (CanGIEC) is a pan-Canadian network of clinicians, researchers and methodologists that work together to provide the evidence required to improve outcomes and health care services for Canadians with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) using population-level data.

CanGIEC IS:

A network of researchers using health administrative data to investigate the rates, causes, and outcomes of people with IBD (Crohn's and ulcerative colitis) in Canada

CanGIEC'S GOALS ARE:

To provide evidence for the burden and environmental risk factors of IBD, and to improve the way the health system treats people living with IBD.

CanGIEC USES:

Advanced analytic techniques using population-based BIG DATA from health databases, combining provincial results to produce a national picture of GI illness in Canada.

 

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