CFI is active at local, regional, and national levels to best represent the needs of all people with CF. CFI was instrumental in the development of Illinois' mandatory newborn screening for CF.
As part of our ongoing commitment to advances in the field of pediatric pulmonology, CFI participates in and offers its members the opportunity to be involved with clinical research trials and independent studies.
CFI is commiteed to the training of general pediatricians and future CF healthcare professionals as well as offering educational programs to both healthcare and non-healthcare individuals.
CFI is a 501(c)3 not for profit organization founded in 2003.