30th Annual Public Policy Forum

March 1 - 2, 2020, Washington Court Hotel
Registration Deadline: 5 p.m., Friday, January 17, 2020

On Sunday, March 1 through Monday, March 2, the Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) will host its 30th Annual Public Policy Forum at the Washington Court Hotel in Washington DC (525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001).


The DDNC Spring Public Policy Forum is a two-day advocacy conference which brings together patient advocates, health care providers, and industry representatives from the major national voluntary and professional societies concerned with digestive diseases. Over the course of these two days, attendees will hear from multiple panels of leaders in the digestive disease community, attend a reception celebrating the coalition as well as its champions, and advocate for medical research and patient care on Capitol Hill.

Individuals interested in attending the Public Policy Forum can register online by clicking here. If you have any questions, please contact  Jackson Rau at Rau@HMCW.org or (202) 544-7497. We will continue to provide more information as the event approaches. Please fill out the form below by 5 p.m., Friday, January 17, 2020.

Note: Registration to attend the Public Policy Forum does not include travel or accommodations. You must arrange personal hotel accommodations directly with the hotel on your own, either at the Washington Court Hotel or elsewhere. To book a room at the Washington Court Hotel, you can use the code 200228DDNC to get the DDNC's preferred rate.


Stipends are now available to Public Policy Forum attendees to subsidize travel to Washington, D.C. and expenses. To learn more and apply, click here.