President and CEO of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Preston W. Campbell, M.D., presented the inaugural Robert J. Beall Therapeutics Development Award to Drs. Luis Galietta and Alan Verkman; and Aurora Biosciences and Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. Drs. Galietta and Verkman were honored for their pioneering work in adapting high-throughput
Senior Vice President of Research Affairs, William Skach, M.D., presented the Richard C. Talamo Distinguished Clinical Achievement Award to Australian Drs. Peter Sly, Stephen Stick and Claire Wainwright. Drs. Sly and Stick were recognized for their work in developing a
Senior Director of Patient Engagement, Cindy George, presented the second annual Mary M. Kontos Care Champion Award to non-physician members of a care team who have made significant contributions to the field of day-to-day care. The honorees were: Elizabeth Bryson, a pediatric
Senior Vice President of Clinical Affairs, Bruce C. Marshall, M.D., presented the Quality Care Awards to nine CF care centers that have demonstrated sustained commitment to quality improvement with tangible results; the Outstanding Partnership Awards to 12 CF care centers that have gone the extra mile in partnering with their local CF chapter to support our shared mission; the Junior Investigator Award for Best Abstract in
Congratulations to all of our 2015 award recipients.