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Backus to host forum on gastrointestinal disorders

August 1, 2013

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host “Calm Your Colon: Crohn’s, Colitis and Irritable Bowel Syndrome” on Thursday, Sept. 12, from 6-8 p.m. in the hospital’s entry level conference rooms at 326 Washington Street in Norwich.  Shivani Sood, MD, MPH, and Jefrey Salek, MD, gastroenterologists on the Backus medical staff and at Norwich GI Associates, will co-present the educational forum.

Drs. Sood and Salek will discuss the symptoms of these gastrointestinal disorders, diagnoses and treatments.  They will also answer audience questions.

This event is free to the public and light refreshments will be served.  Register by calling 860-889-8331, ext. 6381.