Associate Professorship in Precision Medicine of Chronic Lung Disease -Charité University Hospital, Berlin

A position of  Associate Professorship in Precision  Medicine of Chronic Lung Disease has become open at the Charité University Hospital, Berlin, Germany
Deadline for applications: 17 August 2018
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Lecturer in Bacteriology of Chronic Respiratory Infection - Imperial College London

A  Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Bacteriology of Chronic Respiratory Infection (non-clinical) position has become available within the National Heart and Lung Institute Faculty of Medicine - Imperial College London

Deadline for application: 8 July 2018

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Respiratory Physioogist - Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London

A Respiratory Physiologist post has become available within the busy lung clearance index (LCI) core facility; the main purpose will be to perform tasks within the LCI core facility, including qualification of LCI operators and over reading of LCI traces sent in from a number of European and Worldwide cystic fibrosis centres participating in innovative clinical trials. 
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Postdoctoral position in Paris, France

Postdoctoral position in Paris, France - The team of the Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers (CRC) -Institut Necker Enfants Malades (INEM) is offering a Post Doc position in the field of Cystic Fibrosis. Project: Atp12a as a novel therapeutic target in cystic fibrosis lung disease
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Contact persons; Isabelle Sermet-Gaudelus (isabelle.sermet@ aphp.fr) and Gilles Crambert (gilles.crambert@crc.jussieu.fr)

PhD position in Regensburg, Germany

The University of Regensburg, Department of Physiology,  is offering a PhD position in the field of Cystic Fibrosis. 
Contact person: Prof. Karl Kunzelmann  - karl.kunzelmann@ur.de
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PhD position in Newcastle, UK

PhD position in Newcastle, UK - The lnstitutes for Cell & Molecular Biosciences & Cellular Medicine are offering a PhD position in the field of Cystic Fibrosis
Contact person: Dr Mike Gray - m.a.gray@newcastle.ac.uk
Deadline for applications: 18 July 2018
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Postdoctoral position in Brussels – Belgium

The laboratory of Teresinha LEAL is offering a postdoc position in the field of Cystic Fibrosis. 
Louvain centre for Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology (LTAP - http://www.toxi.ucl.ac.be/), one research centre of the Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique (IREC - https://uclouvain.be/en/research-institutes/irec) situated on the campus of the  Université catholique de Louvain, one of the leading higher educational organisations in Brussels, Belgium (https://uclouvain.be/en/index.html)
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Mukoviszidose e.V. (the German CF association) Scientific Meeting - September 2018

The German CF association (Mukoviszidose e.V.) will host its annual Scientific Meeting in Bad Salzschlirf (near Fulda)/Germany, on 27 - 28 September 2018
The chairs Olaf Eickmeier (Frankfurt), Barbara Kahl (Münster) and Burkhard Tümmler (Hannover) are working on an exciting programme about “Anti-infective and anti-inflammatory strategies to modulate the CF-microbiome”. 
 

Call for Abstracts
If you are interested to present own data, you can submit an abstract until 15th of June 2018.
All appropriate form sheets, the preliminary programme and registration info are available here 
 

University of Geneva, Switzerland - Medical Faculty - Department of Cell Physiology and Metabolism

University of Geneva, Switzerland.

As from January 1st 2018, a Post-doctoral Position will be available at the Department of Cell Physiology and Metabolism of the Geneva Medical Faculty.


Application deadline: 15 October 2017.

Contact: Marc Chanson, PhD Associate Professor
Marc.Chanson@unige.ch 

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15th ECFS Diagnostic Network Working Group Annual Meeting - First Announcement

Mark your calendar: The 15th ECFS Diagnostic Network Working Group Annual Meeting will take place in St. Gallen, Switzerland, on 08-10 February 2018,
hosted by Jürg Barben.

First Announcement

Post-doctoral Fellowship – University of Washington (Seattle, USA)

The University of Washington in Seattle (USA) is recruiting accomplished and motived post-doctoral fellows in cystic fibrosis infection research.

Israel Annual Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference

Israel Annual Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference, 19-21 October 2017
Dan Caesarea, Israel
Detailed programme

Clinical Trial Network (ECFS-CTN) Project Manager - Renewable full time contract of one year

The European Cystic Fibrosis Society - Clinical Trial Network (ECFS-CTN) wants to appoint a Project Manager.

The ECFS-CTN is a network of independent specialist Cystic Fibrosis Centres across Europe who have voluntarily formed an alliance to improve the outcome of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). The aim of the ECFS-CTN is to intensify clinical research in terms of quality and quantity to ensure people with CF have access to effective treatment as quickly as possible.

The coordinating centre of the ECFS-CTN is located in Leuven, at the University Hospital Leuven, and is currently staffed by 1 coordinator, 2 part-time assistants, a Standardisation coordinator (located in Belfast) and a Quality Manager (located in Montpellier). The Project Manager will be involved in the day to day functioning of the network and will work in close collaboration with the ECFS CTN Executive Coordinator.

WHAT WE OFFER 

  • A full time contract of one year, that could be prolonged
  • A challenging job in a stimulating environment
  • A job that makes a difference
  •  A job with an international flavour

Applications closed

Free live webinar: Airway Clearance in Cystic Fibrosis

A free live webinar will be organised on 02-03 October 2017.
Aerosolized Agents for Airway Clearance in Cystic Fibrosis: When, How and Why?

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ECFS Future Events

2018

- ECFS Steering Committee Meetings, Brussels, Belgium, 25-26 January 2018.
    . ECFS CTN 
    . ECFS Patient Registry
    . Standards of Care


- ECFS 15th Annual Diagnostic Network Working Group Meeting,St. Gallen, Switzerland, 08-10 February 2018
- ECFS 15th ECFS Basic Science Conference, Loutraki, Greece,  21-24 March 2018
- ECFS 41st European CF Conference - 06-09 June 2018, Belgrade, Serbia

MyCyFAPP

Mobile application for children with CF supported by the Horizon2020 programme. 
For more details, click here.
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Press Release from European Respiratory Journal

Dramatic rise expected in adults living with cystic fibrosis.

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