The latest trends in the health of people with cystic fibrosis who participate in the Patient Registry have been published in the 2017 Patient Registry Highlights Report.
Dr. Alexander Elbert is the senior director of the Patient Registry program at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He received his degree in Chemical Engineering from Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and Ph.D. in material science from the Institute for Superhard Materials. Dr. Elbert designs and maintains the CF Patient Registry data forms and ensures the quality of the registry data. He is also a part of the team that produces the CF Registry annual reports and manages the online registry reporting tool for clinicians, CFSmartReports. A fan of the Washington Capitals, he hopes to see Alexander Ovechkin raise the Stanley Cup soon!