EpiCom | Epidemiological Committee

Valerie Pittet, Sophie Restellini, Julien Kirchgesner, Naila Arebi, Behrooz Alizadeh (not on the picture)

       EpiCom Mission

  • Optimise the use of epidemiological research methods in Europe
  • Support epidemiological research in Europe via the UR-CARE database
  • Support epidemiological research in Europe according to the FAIR data principles
  • Increase knowledge to enable scientific interaction between datasets

EpiCom | e-Learning

FAIR Data Principles Skills Video

FAIR Data Principles Skills Video

Skills Video

In 2021, EpiCom also recorded a brand-new Skills Video for the e-learning platform of ECCO about “Fair Data Principles”.

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EpiCom | Activities

Part of the EpiCom's acitivities is also the involvement of the Committee in UR-CARE: United Registries for Clinical Assessment and Research. The United Registries for Clinical Assessment and Research (UR-CARE) platform is an online internationalregistry capturing IBD patients' records in an easy and comprehensive way. UR-CARE is designed for daily clinical practice and research studies and is available to study groups as well as to individual centres.

Please feel free to contact the UR-CARE Team, if you are interested and have any open questions, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

EpiCom | news

EpiCom in ECCO News

EpiCom in ECCO News

Find interesting articles about the Work of EpiCom in the latest ECCO News Issue.

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EpiCom | Members

Valerie Pittet

Valerie Pittet
EpiCom Chair

Sophie Restellini

Sophie Restellini

Julien Kirchgesner

Julien Kirchgesner

Behrooz Z. Alizadeh

Behrooz Z. Alizadeh

Ravi Misra

Ravi Misra

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