P-ECCO Mission

  • Improve knowledge on paediatric-specific IBD issues
  • Support and facilitate research into paediatric IBD
  • Interact with the Porto IBD WG of ESPGHAN

P-ECCO Activities

  • Production and promotion of paediatric-specific IBD guidelines
  • Education on diagnostic and therapeutic issues in paediatric IBD and on adolescent-specific aspects
  • Initiation and coordination of clinical trials focussing on transitional and combined paediatric/adult aspects of IBD
  • Creation of P-ECCO network

P-ECCO Members

Committee Chair

Patrick van Rheenen

University Medical Center Groningen
Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Groningen, Netherlands

Jaroslaw Kierkus

Children's Memorial Health Institute Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Immunology
Warsaw, Poland
David Wilson

David Wilson

University Of Edinburgh
Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Child Life and Health
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Lissy de Ridder

Erasmus Medical Center Children's Hospital Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Marina Aloi

University of Rome Sapienza Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Liver Unit
Rome, Italy