Lisa MacNeil

Lisa MacNeil

Based in Nova Scotia, Lisa MacNeil was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease at the age of 10, Lisa and has been on several different treatments over the years including various medications, injections and infusions. Currently Lisa is on Stelara and pays very close...
Karthika Yogaratnam

Karthika Yogaratnam

Karthika Yogaratnam is a public health professional, with a Master of Public Health in Population Health Sciences. In her current role as a Research Associate with Saint Elizabeth Research Centre, she is actively working on projects that emphasize bridging the gap...
Sophia Khan

Sophia Khan

Sophia Khan considers herself a survivor and warrior of her diagnoses: she lives with Crohn’s disease and neutropenia. Her journey through life has been immensely impacted by Crohn’s. She has experienced the myriad of treatments  used throughout the...
Emma Neary

Emma Neary

Emma Neary is a first-year medical student at Queen’s University and a Queen’s Accelerated Route to Medical School (QuARMS) alumni, as well as a native of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. Having been diagnosed with IBD in 2014 and psoriatic arthritis in 2017,...
Perry Steckly

Perry Steckly

Perry Steckly loves human behaviour – the good, the bad and especially the ugly.  An extensive policing career fostered his keen interest in people and fueled his consultant company connecting his passion and experience into a variety of services and training programs...