The Aspen Institute Inc.


Date of Award

01.28.2020

Program

Crohn's Disease, Disease Management

Amount

$175,000

Term of Grant

28 months

Project Title

The Helmsley Charitable Trust Collaboration with Aspen Institute's Aspen Ideas: Health Festival 2020

Project Description

Crohn’s disease and many other inflammatory diseases remain on a list of diseases with no cures or standardized care practices. The search for the cure cannot happen in a vacuum. This grant aims to convene key thought leaders and multi-sectorial stakeholders from a variety of inflammatory disease areas allowing the discussion for potential solutions towards innovative therapeutics, diagnostics, prevention and disease management strategies to thrive, all while in pursuit of a cure.