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The Patient Perspective

The patient perspective: integrating shared decision-making and
patient-important outcomes into UC care

Listen to gastroenterologist Prof. Matthieu Allez in conversation with patient advocate Evelyn Gross, who has been diagnosed with UC and Crohn’s disease. They discuss the importance of incorporating the patient perspective and shared decision-making into daily clinical practice to provide a personalised approach to treatment decisions. 

Job code: GL-IBD-NA-202112-00003
Date of preparation: December 2021 


Professor Matthieu Allez
Saint-Louis Hospital, University of Paris, Paris, France

Matthieu Allez has served as consultant to Abbvie, Amgen, Biogen, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bristol Myers Squibb, Celgene, Celltrion, Galapagos, Genentech, Gilead, IQVIA, Janssen, Novartis, Pfizer, Roche, Takeda. He has received grant support from Janssen, Takeda and Genentech/Roche, and speaker fees from Abbvie, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Genentech, Janssen, Pfizer, Roche, Takeda and Tillotts Pharma

Evelyn Gross
President of ÖMCCV (Austrian Crohn’s Colitis Patient Association), Vienna, Austria

Evelyn Gross has received speaker honoraria from AbbVie, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Janssen, Pfizer, Takeda, Boehringer-Ingelheim, IBD Nursing Austria, PERI Consulting, Gilead, Galapagos, Dr Falk Pharma

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