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We invite you to share information with us when you register or join. This is at your option. Information gathered is for the purpose of helping us identify topics that are most relevant for our visitors, and to help clinicians, regulators, investigators, and manufacturers as they determine directions for research and treatment development.

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Our sites offer protection for your transactions of up to 256-bit AES encryption, the highest grade of protection commercially available, as supported by your Internet browser.

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Currently we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve our content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. 

General

IFFGD, the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, is a Public Charity designated under the U.S. IRS code 501(c)(3). We are a registered nonprofit education and research organization. Our mission is to inform, assist, and support people affected by gastrointestinal (GI) disorders.

IFFGD is a Wisconsin nonstock, nonprofit, corporation.

About IFFGD
Leadership
Nancy J. Norton, IFFGD President
Advisory Board
Board of Directors
Editorial Board Members
Our Mission
Awareness Activities & Accomplishments
Public Education & Awareness
Professional Education & Awareness
Year in Review
-2014
-2012/2013
Advocacy Activities
Legislative Successes
FGIMD Act (Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act)
Congressional Testimony
FISCAL YEAR 2016
FISCAL YEAR 2013
FISCAL YEAR 2012
FISCAL YEAR 2010
FISCAL YEAR 2009
FISCAL YEAR 2008
FISCAL YEAR 2007
FISCAL YEAR 2006
FISCAL YEAR 2005
FISCAL YEAR 2004
FISCAL YEAR 2003
FDA and Other Testimony
Written Comments to FDA June 29, 2015
Oral Comments to FDA May 11, 2015
Comments to FDA July 16th, 2014
Written Comments to Noridian October 24, 2013
Testimony to FDA October 25, 2012
Testimony to FDA September 12, 2012
Testimony to FDA December 13, 2011
Testimony to FDA December 2, 2010
Testimony to FDA April 23, 2002
Comments to FDA November 9, 2000
Testimony to FDA June 27, 2000
Testimony to FDA June 26, 2000
Capital Hill Advocacy Day
Research
IFFGD Research Awards
IFFGD Symposium reports
2013 Professional Symposium
10th Symposium Report
10th Symposium Audio Recordings
More from the 10th Symposium on FGIDs
2011 Professional Symposium
9th Symposium Report
2009 Professional Symposium
2007 Professional Symposium
7th Symposium Report
2005 Professional Symposium
6th Symposium Report
2003 Professional Symposium
5th Symposium Report
2002 Conference - Advancing the Treatment of Incontinence
Funding
Corporate Support
Our Research Funding Needs
IFFGD Standards for Collaboration
Industry Council
Supporters
Code of Ethics
Contact Us
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