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Cystic Fibrosis Trust International Conference

CF_03a_Y_rgbEd Owen (CEO, Cystic Fibrosis Trust) and Dr Richard Seabrook (Wellcome Trust) Open the event



Professor David Lomas, University College London – Targeted gene correction of α1-antitrypsin deficiency in induced pluripotent stem cells





Plenary: Introduced by Professor Stuart Elborn CBEProfessor Stephen Holgate CBE, University of Southampton – The future of medicine: placing the citizen at the centre of research





Professor Andy Fisher, University of Newcastle – Increasing the impact of lung transplantation in patients with very severe CF lung disease






Professor Mike Surette, McMaster University, Canada – Antimicrobial therapy in the context of polymicrobial lower airway communities






Professor Stuart Elborn CBE, Queen’s University Belfast – Personalised medicine for cystic fibrosis: small molecule therapy





Dr Jane Davies, Imperial College London – Transformational treatments: how to bridge the gap to early childhood?






Mr David Turner – A parent’s perspective







Dr David Taylor-Robinson, University of Liverpool – The effect of socio-economic status on outcomes in CF: a registry-based study






Afternoon panel discussion







Professor Stuart Elborn and Mr Ed Owen Close






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