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This Month's Featured Events


There are a lot of events this month, both in person and virtual. Visit the Events Page to learn about them all! Here are just a few of the highlights:

Distillery Tour (Nashville, TN):

The Vanderbilt University Medical Center Celiac Disease Clinic invites you to a patient support and education event at Nashville Craft Distillery on May 12th!  Click here to learn more. 


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Gluten-Free Gallop (Littleton, CO):

The NCA Denver Support Group's annual Gluten-Free Gallop 5k run/walk to raise awareness of Celiac Disease and gluten related disorders will take place at Clement Park in Littleton, CO on Saturday, May 20th 2023. Click here to learn more or to register.


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University of Chicago Celiac Center Events

The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center is hosting a variety of in-person and virtual events this month. You may want to join:


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Society for the Study of Celiac Disease College Summit

The SSCD College Summit, sponsored by Schar USA, is a highly interactive program. After a short didactic presentation, attendees will be split into six working groups where they will be presented with challenges that arise in the college setting and work together to come up with solutions. At the end of the program, all attendees will receive a link to apply for two $1,500 scholarships. Click here for more information and to register.

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What's Happening Near You?


Find an Event: Please visit our Events Page to learn about other local virtual or in-person events as well as nationwide virtual options.

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Virtual Support Meetings


Virtual support group meetings are hosted by NCA. These meetings, open to all, will be held from 7 to 8 pm Eastern Time on the second Tuesday of each month. Join for open conversation about gluten-free living!

The next meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 13th. Register here for this meeting!


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ROCK Virtual Support Meetings - for elementary, middle school and high school age students


Have your elementary-aged kiddo(s) join this unique meet-up run by NCA ROCK volunteer, Erica Peltz. It’s the perfect way to show your little loved one that they are NOT alone in dealing with celiac disease or a gluten-related condition.

These meetings take place on the second Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm ET.  Register here for this meeting!


Register Now for the Elementary Meeting

Have your middle school-aged kiddo(s) join this meet-up run by NCA ROCK volunteer, Darci Springer, and NCA staff member, Liza North.

This meeting takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:15 pm CT. Register here for this meeting!


Register Now for the Middle School Meeting

If you are a teenager with celiac disease or a gluten-related condition, hop on this virtual meet-up to chat with others. NCA’s teen volunteer, Soni Patel, leads this meeting to discuss all things gluten free. 

This meeting takes place on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm CT. Register here for this meeting!


Register Now for the Teen Meeting

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