Message from the President

Robert J. Beall, president and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Robert J. Beall, Ph.D. President and CEO

Thanks for visiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s website.

We hope you will take time to explore our site, learn about cystic fibrosis and find new ways to support our lifesaving mission.

Every day, countless families, scientists, caregivers, donors and volunteers contribute time, energy and passion to our mission to add tomorrows for those living with cystic fibrosis.

We have achieved remarkable progress in our work to discover and develop new treatments, but the lives of people with cystic fibrosis are still cut far too short. With the public’s continued support, we will pursue every opportunity to help ensure people with have the best health and quality of life possible. We will not rest until we find a cure.

It's easy to take action through this website. In just a few minutes, you can volunteer at a special event, make an online donationfind a clinical trial, or advocate for public policy changes benefiting those with cystic fibrosis.

We’re proud to have been rated the number one source of online information about cystic fibrosis.

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