REMINDER!!! Lobby on Capitol Hill for Digestive Tract Paralysis! The 2015 DDNC Public Policy Forum will be held on Sunday, March 1st and Monday, March 2nd in Washington, DC. Join patients, health care providers, industry representatives, lawmakers and their legislative staff for two days of educational programs, legislative updates and advocacy training. You will visit your State Representatives and Senators offices with information about Gastroparisis (GP) and other forms of Digestive Tract Paralysis’s (DTP) and what he or she can do to help.

Stipends for up to $500 MAY be available from the DDNC. For a stipend application, email Stipends cannot be approved unless you are registered to attend at Deadline for stipend applications is February 23rd.

Once you register, please email with your name, hometown and state, cell phone number and email address so we can be sure to include you in correspondence about the weekend and also insure we have enough packets for everyone. In addition, applicants for sponsorship grants must be associated with a DDNC member organization and be recommended by the DDNC Board member or an officer from the association to be represented. If you wanted to be considered for a stipend through G-PACT, you must contact us.

If you would like more information on this weekend, please email