Media Center

Through the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's efforts, the life expectancy of people with cystic fibrosis has doubled in the past 30 years and research to find a cure is more promising than ever.

News and Announcements

  1. CFF in the News

    The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has been featured in the nation’s leading publications.

    CFF in the News

  2. Press Releases

    See the Foundation’s news archive.

    Press Releases

Media Contacts

  1. Laurie Fink

    National Director of Media Relations
    Phone: 301-841-2602

  2. Emily Kingsland

    Director of Media Relations
    Phone: 240-200-3705

Media Resources

  1. Media FAQs

    Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Foundation.

    Media FAQs

  2. About Cystic Fibrosis

    Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and progressively limits the ability to breathe.

    About Cystic Fibrosis

  3. About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

    The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to help provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead healthier, longer lives.

    About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

  4. Our Drug Development Model

    We provide early stage funding to biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to develop breakthrough drugs for CF.

    Venture Philanthropy: Our Drug Development Model

  5. Our Drug Development Pipeline

    We maintain a robust pipeline of therapies that target CF from every angle, including the root cause of the disease.

    Drug Development Pipeline

  6. Research Milestones

    Explore scientific breakthroughs in cystic fibrosis over the decades.

    Research Milestones

  7. Find a CF Foundation-Accredited Care Center

    We provide funding for and accredit more than 110 cystic fibrosis care centers and 55 affiliate programs nationwide, including 96 programs for treating adults with CF.

    Find A CF Care Center

  8. Find a CF Foundation Chapter

    The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has 70 chapters and branch offices across the country that work diligently to raise funds to help support the search for a cure.

    Find a Local Chapter