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Meet the Team: Ian Thompson

Meet Ian: a father, amateur golfer, angler, and political junkie. Ian and his wife, Donna, lost their two children to cystic fibrosis (CF). Years after…

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Meet Arash

I grew up in Iran in a warm and friendly home with my parents, sister, and twin brother. Both my brother and I were diagnosed…

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Meet the Team: Maggie McIlwaine

Meet Maggie: an avid traveler with a passion for the outdoors, and a 48-year history working in cystic fibrosis (CF) clinics. Since her time working…

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Lorna McEwan with Trikafta

Trikafta has given me a second lease on life.

Lorna McEwan is a 61 year old Cystic Fibrosis Warrior and advocate who started on Trikafta in 2021. This is an account of her experience…

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Meet the Team: Patricia McLaughlin

Meet Patricia: a committed and passionate Cystic Fibrosis Canada employee, a mother of two, and a lover of all things 90-Day Fiancé. From her days…

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Meet the Team: Dr. Paul Eckford

Behind the scenes of Cystic Fibrosis Canada, is a strong and dedicated team of passionate individuals who are committed to supporting and improving the lives…

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Advocate Spotlight: Maryse Haché

Province: New BrunswickConnection to CF: I am the mother of Jasmine Roussel, a 12-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis. She was diagnosed when she was a…

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Going Further for Cystic Fibrosis Research

Under the mentorship of Dr. Silvia T. Cardona, professor and Associate Head of Microbiology (Graduate Affairs) at the University of Manitoba, we are a small…

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Shannon Price

Meet Shannon Price

My name is Shannon Price. I’m incredibly passionate about my wonderful family, my dogs Apple and Sammy, cooking, movies, music, reading, and being outdoors. While…

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