Our mission is to improve the quality of life for BIPOC who are affected by IBD, Digestive Disorders and associated Chronic Illnesses; through Community, Research, Education, and Advocacy.
Early Bird Rates are active until May 5, 2023. Regular rates effective for registrations after May 5, 2023.
The prices are listed per person.
Registrations include Education Sessions, Health Equity Expo Access, Opening and Closing Receptions, and The Cookout.
Patients & Care Partners
Providers / Physicians
Pharma, Medical Devices
Our member benefits include year-round access to patient resources and programs, discounts at COCCI events like Equity in GI, Down in the GI, Born to be a Star, and more! Become a part of our growing community of patient advocates and changemakers.
Note: Membership is only available to current COCCI Facebook Group Members at this time.
When will registration open for the 2023 Equity in GI Conference?
Registration is scheduled to open in March 2023. In the meantime, subscribe to receive email alerts and newsletters by visiting The ChronicLy Newsletter page or clicking here.
Do I have to be a member to register for the conference at the member rates?
You must be a COCCI member to receive member rate for registration. To become a member, you must submit a membership application. To do this online, complete the membership application and pay dues. After your dues are paid, complete your registration.
How do I register for the onsite or virtual conference?
To register for the onsite or virtual conference visit the website https://cocci.org/events/. Follow the steps to select any options, then check out on the secure check-out page. (See below about online payment and wire transfers.) Please see our Registration Policies.
How do I become an ambassador for COCCI?
To become an ambassador visit the website https://cocci.org/ambassadors/. Read to learn more about what an ambassador does, then click “Sign me Up” and follow the steps.
How do I cancel a registration?
Please contact us at email@example.com. We must receive this information in writing. Your cancellation is subject to a refund and processing fee. Please see our Registration Policies.
How do I send a substitute in my place?
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the complete contact information of the substitute. If you are a COCCI member, but your substitute is not, the substitute will be charged the difference in registration rates. If you are not a COCCI member, but your substitute is, you will be refunded the difference in registration rates. Please see our Registration Policies.
What forms of payment are accepted for online or virtual registration?
We accept payment online with Visa, MasterCard or American Express credit card.
May I pay by wire transfer?
If you are outside of the U.S. and need to pay by wire transfer, visit the website https://cocci.org/events/ to register. To indicate that you need to make a wire transfer click “P.O” as the payment option. When submitting the wire transfer you must include the registration number located on the confirmation and the name of the attendee.
May I access the presentations after the 2023 Equity in GI Conference?
We do not provide session presentations to attendees. Session content and highlights will be released after the event.
How can I showcase my company during the 2023 Equity in GI Conference?
For more information on ways to showcase your company, visit the “Sponsor” or “Exhibit” tab on the event page https://cocci.org/events/equity-in-gi-2023/.
I am a pharma/manufacturer. How should I participate during the 2023 Equity in GI Conference?
Exhibiting and/or Sponsoring the conference provides the best opportunity for pharma and manufacturers to showcase their company’s brand, identify new partners, and establish business connections.
Substitution Request: To transfer your registration to another individual, send an email to email@example.com. This option is available until your name badge is printed on-site.
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