What is QLA?

The Quality Life Association (QLA) is a non-profit nationwide association aimed at meeting the special needs of the continent ostomate and to educate others on the latest advances in ostomy options.

What are your Ostomy Options?

When a patient needs to undergo removal of their large intestine (the colon and rectum), a new pathway for the evacuation of digestive waste is necessary. There are three options for patients who udergo total proctocolectomy.  The QLA serves the needs of individuals with the first two of three Ostomy Options.

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Upcoming Conferences

Information on Agenda, Registration, places to stay and how to receive a sponsorship!

We have just gotten a sneak peek at Dr. Schiller’s topics for his presentations at the conference this year in Clearwater Beach!! They are:

1) BCIR vs Kock – what does it mean for patients and surgeons?

2) Pouchitis – everything there is to know

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QLA Events

View past conference photo galleries.

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