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Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Our President

Dr Jim Littlewood (OBE)

Dr Jim Littlewood (OBE), President of Cystic Fibrosis TrustDr Jim Littlewood (OBE) qualified in medicine at Leeds University in 1956, and has devoted his professional time entirely to cystic fibrosis since 1994.

He was a member of the Research and Medical Advisory Committee from 1983 to 1988, and accepted an invitation to chair it from April 1995. In July 2003 Dr Littlewood was appointed Chairman of the Trust, retiring in 2011.

He was appointed Honorary President in December 2011. A fount of knowledge about cystic fibrosis, Jim is an invaluable resource and a great advocate and representative for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Research we're funding

The Trust is committed to funding and supporting cutting-edge research to find new and better treatments for cystic fibrosis. Take a look at some of that work and the progress that is being made.

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What is cystic fibrosis?

Find out more about cystic fibrosis, its diagnosis and how it is treated, as well as useful links to our publications and other organisations who can help.

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More information

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