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Infant Feeding and Risk of Celiac Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis


In a recent article, “Gluten Introduction to Infant Feeding and Risk of Celiac Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis,” published in the Journal of Pediatrics, researchers, including three members of the Celiac Disease Foundation Medical Advisory Board, Joseph Murray, MD, Stefano Guandalini, MD, and Peter H. R. Green, MD, set out to compile and analyze data […]

CDF Secures Co-Sponsor for H.R. 3648: Gluten in Medicine Disclosure Act


After a long fight, in 2014 the FDA finally implemented regulations for the labeling of gluten-free foods. In 2012, Representative Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) introduced legislation that would require that gluten be identified on all medication labels, both prescription and over-the-counter. Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) strongly endorsed this legislation when it was first introduced in 2012, but […]

CDF Urges Rapid Confirmation of Dr. Robert Califf as Head of FDA


CDF has joined with a coalition of disease advocacy organizations led by FasterCures in urging the U.S. Senate to quickly confirm Dr. Robert Califf as the new Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. We have focused considerable resources in recent years on making the voice of the celiac disease community heard among decision makers in Washington, […]

CDF Attends Digestive Disease National Coalition Public Policy Forum in Washington, D.C.


On October 27-28th, 2015, Talia Hassid, Celiac Disease Foundation’s Community Coordinator, attended the Digestive Disease National Coalition Public Policy Forum held in Washington, D.C.  The forum gathers representatives from digestive disease organizations across the U.S. together to arrive at a common agenda to influence healthcare policy in the United States. Talia met with Members of Congress and […]

Celiac Disease Foundation Joins with Sharecare to Increase Education and Raise Awareness for Celiac Disease


Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) is pleased to announce that it has joined with Sharecare as a content collaborator to provide accessible, comprehensive information to the celiac disease community. Sharecare is an all-encompassing health and wellness engagement platform that provides people with personalized resources to help them live their healthiest lives. “We are thrilled about our […]

Celiac Disease Foundation Launches Young Investigator Awards in Partnership with the North American Society for the Study of Celiac Disease


Celiac Disease Foundation has announced that it has partnered with the North American Society for the Study of Celiac Disease (NASSCD) to award a three-year, $150,000 grant to support young investigator research in celiac disease. This grant, which will begin with awards in 2016, will focus on finding cause and treatment for celiac disease sufferers.