31st Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference

P3 - P3: Partnering With the Community

Nov 4, 2017 9:00am ‐ Nov 4, 2017 10:00am


Description

This plenary session will focus on ways people with CF and their families make a difference by partnering with the larger community as advocates, by sharing their expertise on living life with CF with their care center teams, and by supporting with each other through virtual events and peer mentoring.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify ways that people with CF and their families have affected change through advocacy.
  2. Explain how shared humanity and shared expertise can enhance care center visits.
  3. Describe new programs to allow adults with CF to connect with each other.

Plenary Leader(s):

  • Drucy Borowitz, M.D., Vice President, Community Partnerships, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Mary B. Dwight, B.A., Senior Vice President for Policy & Advocacy

Plenary Panelist(s):

Speaker(s):

  • Cynthia George, R.N., M.S.N., F.N.P., Sr. Director Partnerships for Sustaining Daily Care

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