Historic Time in Treatment of CF as Promising Drugs Reach Phase 3 Trials
More than 4,600 cystic fibrosis researchers and health care professionals gathered Oct. 27 - 29 in Orlando for the 30th annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Recordings of the three plenary sessions are now available online.
We asked three people in the CF community to share their favorite sessions from this year’s North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference.
The Kontos Award, created in 2014, recognizes the contributions of nonphysician members of a care team who demonstrate a passion for excellence and commitment to care of individuals with cystic fibrosis.
The award — the highest scientific honor awarded by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation — recognizes those who have made significant contributions to our scientific understanding of CF.
The Quality Care Awards recognize Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-accredited care centers that have continuously demonstrated a commitment to improving the quality of care they provide to people with cystic fibrosis.
Created in memory of Dr. Richard C. Talamo, the Talamo Award recognizes individuals who have spent their careers researching and caring for people with cystic fibrosis and whose contributions have altered the course of this disease.