Special Interest Group: Coeliac Disease

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Carmen Ribes-Koninckx

Pediatric Gastrohepatology Unit, La Fe Hospital, Valencia, Spain

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Christina Almuthe Hauer

University of Graz, Austria

International Affairs Representative

2017 - 2020

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Elvira Verduci

San Paolo Hospital of Pediatrics Milan, Italy

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Ilma Korponay-Szabo

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Luisa Mearin

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Markku Mäki

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Raanan Shamir

Institute of Gastroenterology, Nutrition and Liver Diseases Schneider Children's Medical Center of Israel Israel


2016 - 2019

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Riccardo Troncone

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Sibylle Koletzko

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Steffen Husby

Chair of Coeliac Disease
Special Interest Group

The Interest Group is open, and approx. 50 people attended the group meeting at the 2014 Annual ESPGHAN Meeting. The members mentioned above constitute the unofficial Interest Group. 

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Projects and other activity:

Progress of projects on coeliac disease:

  • ProCEDE – coeliac diagnosis. (head: Sibylle Koletzko)
  • PreventCD (head: Luisa Mearin)
  • The Mediterranean CD project. (head: Luigi Greco)

E-course based on Guidelines for Coeliac Disease Diagnosis, in process

Educational element at Interest Group meeting Jerusalem June 2014.

Publications / Consensus / Guidelines in preparation

Guidelines revision in preparation

Future topics considered

Symposium at 2015 Annual Meeting in Amsterdam

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