The April 2013 ECFS CTN Newsletter
Year 5 Issue 1
The ECFS-CTN has entered its fifth year of activity and it is
Best Poster Awards
Yiting Wang (United Kingdom)
For services to Healthcare in Northern Ireland, Prof. Stuart Elborn has received a CBE in the UK 2013 New Year Honours list.
The European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) is looking to appoint the next Director for the ECFS Patient Registry
The purpose of the ECFS Patient Registry (ECFSPR) is to measure,...Read more
The European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) is looking to appoint the next Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cystic Fibrosis (JCF).
The current Editor-in-Chief, Gerd Döring, will complete his mandate on...Read more
Vertex Receives European Approval for KALYDECO™ (ivacaftor), the First Medicine to Treat the Underlying Cause of Cystic Fibrosis in People With a Specific Genetic Mutation (G551D)
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated...Read more
At the 2012 Dublin conference, European National CF Associations present their continued support towards the ECFS Clincial Trials Network.
ECFS Award 2012 - Prof. Niels Høiby
Prof. Niels Høiby (right) receiving the award from ECFS President Prof. Stuart Elborn
4 workshops open to external participants included in a pilot PhD programme on: "Molecular and Cellular Biology of the Epithelium in Health and Disease at the University of Lisbon".
Award Winners at the 8th Basic Science Conference held in Tirrenia, Italy 30 March - 2 April 2011
The ECFS thanks the Chairpersons of the 8th Basic Science Conference:...Read more
Young Investigator Awards and Travel Grants
The Scientific Committee of the 34th ECFS Conference has, as part of the abstract review process, selected the abstracts they have deemed...Read more
A message from the ECFS President and the Director of the ECFS Clinical Trials Network
The recent trial of VX770 in patients with G551D mutations has reported its...Read more
On the 19th June 2010, as part of the closing ceremony of the 33rd European Cystic Fibrosis conference in Valencia, the European Cystic Fibrosis Society was presented a cheque of...Read more
In conjunction with the 33rd ECFS Conference in Valencia, the following awards were presented..
Prof. Margarida Amaral and Dr. David Sheppard
The 2010 ECFS Award was...Read more