The Cystic Fibrosis Center at Lurie Children’s has been a Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-accredited cystic fibrosis (CF) care center since 1963. It is the largest cystic fibrosis center in the state of Illinois.
The CF Center is committed to providing excellent, multidisciplinary care to each patient and family; staff members focus on individualized preventive care; active management of lung health and nutrition; and patient and family education.
The Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Center at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University provides comprehensive proactive care throughout a CF patient’s lifetime. Care decisions are made collaboratively between the patient, family and health care team and are based on the best information available. We continuously assess our practice to provide optimal care and offer access to research, including development and testing of new treatments. Through these strategies we aim to improve the quality and length of life for all individuals affected by CF.
The Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Center at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University will continue to provide the highest quality clinical care and research. We will strive toward excellence and growth through collaboration within the CF community. We will pursue our goals while ensuring continued distinction in clinical care, quality and research.