Rasheed Clarke

Rasheed Clarke was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2008, and had his colon removed in 2013. In between, he graduated from the University of Toronto and authored a book of short stories about living with inflammatory bowel disease, titled, Three Tablets Twice Daily. Now the proud owner of a J-pouch (a.k.a. pelvic pouch), he works as a communications coordinator and freelance writer, and volunteers with Crohn's and Colitis Canada. Rasheed enjoys running, soccer, design, and starting conversations about IBD with those who have never heard of it.

Now the proud owner of a J-pouch (a.k.a. pelvic pouch), he works as a communications coordinator and freelance writer, and volunteers with Crohn's and Colitis Canada. Rasheed enjoys running, soccer, design, and starting conversations about IBD with those who have never heard of it.