Cade Hovater

Adult with CF

Cade is a 36-year-old adult with cystic fibrosis from Muscle Shoals, Ala. He graduated from Birmingham-Southern College with a BS in biology. During college, he completed two semesters of CFTR research at the University of Alabama at Birmingham CF research center with Drs. JP Clancy and Steve Rowe. After graduating, Cade worked for a year part-time as an assistant to CF researcher Dr. Eric Sorscher. In addition, Cade has volunteered with the CF Foundation locally and nationally. He enjoys live music, photography, dogs, cheesy humor, and spending time with friends and family.

Blog Posts

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Gastrointestinal issues cause serious health and quality-of-life problems for people with cystic fibrosis. That's why it was good to learn about the GI-focused research and care being done.

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