The live streams from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2017 Volunteer Leadership Conference, teamMATEs (Make Adding Tomorrows Easier) for a Cure, are now available. Watch the largest Volunteer Leadership Conference in the Foundation's history, held April 7-8 in Dallas, Texas, on the Foundation's YouTube channel.
Included in the live stream is the highly informative medical update, “Advances in Research: Leaving No One Behind,” in which Drs. Michael Boyle and William Skach showcase the tremendous progress being made for those living with cystic fibrosis. Watch below as Dr. Boyle shares his “Top 10 Emerging Topics in CF Clinical Research,” including how the Foundation is addressing lung transplantation, rare and nonsense CF mutations, and a growing number of CFTR-related clinical trials. Listen as Dr. Skach highlights the incredible research the Foundation is pursuing, including the development of a personalized approach to treating people with CF and a new frontier in medicine -- gene editing.