Making it Matter Episode 1: Graduating College

Former Miss Philadelphia winner Julia Rae and I decided to join forces and start the Making It Matter Podcast and discuss all things cystic fibrosis (and I guess a few other things too). Want to talk about our experiences in dealing with the Continue reading Making it Matter Episode 1: Graduating College

OWN IT: Audio Podcast Episode 6 – College Roommates Part 2

This podcast will finish the discussion started last week about a person with CF living alongside roommates in college. You will again meet David O’Kane, Carmen Gatta, Vince Love and Matt Flynn, and hear us talk about the support Continue reading OWN IT: Audio Podcast Episode 6 – College Roommates Part 2

OWN IT: Podcast Episode 5, College Roommates Part I

COLLEGE ROOMMATES PART I

This episode of the Own It Audio Podcast Series will feature my college roommates. You will meet David O’Kane, Carmen Gatta, Vince Love and Matt Continue reading OWN IT: Podcast Episode 5, College Roommates Part I

AbbVie CF Scholarship Now Accepting Applications from Students with Cystic Fibrosis for 2016-2017 Academic School Year

•  Scholarship recognizes 40 exceptional students with cystic fibrosis (CF) for academic excellence, creativity, and community service
•  More than $2.6 million in scholarships awarded over 24 year history of the program
 
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., April 6, 2016 – AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) today announced that the 2016 AbbVie CF Scholarship, which honors and supports young Continue reading AbbVie CF Scholarship Now Accepting Applications from Students with Cystic Fibrosis for 2016-2017 Academic School Year

AbbVie CF Scholarship Now Accepting Applications from Students with Cystic Fibrosis for 2016-2017 Academic School Year

Scholarship recognizes 40 exceptional students with cystic fibrosis (CF) for academic excellence, creativity, and community service

¾  More than $2.6 million in scholarships awarded over 24 year history of the program

 NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., April 6, 2016 – AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) today announced that the 2016 AbbVie CF Scholarship, which honors and Continue reading AbbVie CF Scholarship Now Accepting Applications from Students with Cystic Fibrosis for 2016-2017 Academic School Year

15 Reasons I Never Hide My Cystic Fibrosis––Gunnar Esiason

Cystic fibrosis is a major emotional burden; there is no disputing that. I think sometimes what comes of the emotional stress is a hesitancy for people to really open up about CF. Too often do I talk Continue reading 15 Reasons I Never Hide My Cystic Fibrosis––Gunnar Esiason

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK

CF Roundtable 2016 Annual Survey
We are conducting a survey, and your response would be appreciated. The U.S. Adult CF Association (USACFA), publishers of CF Roundtable, is continually striving to improve and we welcome your input. This should take no more than Continue reading IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK

US Adult CF Association Scholarship

The United States Adult Cystic Fibrosis Association (USACFA) is excited to announce our first-ever Lauren Melissa Kelly Scholarship award. The scholarship will be awarded to two adults with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing bachelors or Continue reading US Adult CF Association Scholarship

Apply for the BEF Sacks for CF Scholarship Today

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The Sacks for CF Scholarship is related to quarterback sacks made during the NFL season. The undergraduate and graduate award is made annually to 30 people who strive for therapy adherence and academic success. Continue reading Apply for the BEF Sacks for CF Scholarship Today

The Sour Side of Turning Lemons into Lemonade — Guest Blog by Reid D’Amico

“Stand on top of the mountain so that you can see the world, not so that the world can see you.”

With increased longevity and quality of life, cystic fibrosis (CF) patients are seeking greater levels of education. Even literature has started to acknowledge the great advances in CF, with articles now defining cystic fibrosis as a life Continue reading The Sour Side of Turning Lemons into Lemonade — Guest Blog by Reid D’Amico