CF Ireland Annual Conference

CF Ireland Annual Conference 2017, 31st March - 2nd April

Registration is now open for the 2017 Cystic Fibrosis Ireland's Annual Conference, which will take place from Friday 31st March – Sunday 2nd April 2017, in the Brehon Hotel Killarney. The Agenda is now available to download here.

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There is a fantastic line up for the Cystic Fibrosis Ireland conference that will be held in the lovely Brehon Hotel, Killarney over the weekend of the 30 March – 2 April 2017. 
The title of the conference is the ‘End of the Beginning’ which reflects the exciting progress that has been made in CF care and research in recent years. 
The keynote speakers include:

  • Professor Barry Plant, Cork University Hospital whose overview will be a broad sweep review related to the theme of the conference 
  • Professor Charles Gallagher, St Vincent’s University Hospital who will bringing us up to speed on the CF National Clinical Programme
  • Professor Stuart Elborn, Lead CF Clinician in the Brompton Hospital in London who will be looking at the new medicines that have been emerging in recent years, with a look to the future 
  • Dr Charles Haworth, Cambridge who will be highlighting the challenges and management of nontuberculous mycobacteria
  • Dr Oisin O’Connell, Transplant Coordinator in the Mater hospital will be bring us update on progress in the transplant programme 

We will have lots of other inputs on the CF Registry physiotherapy and other interesting research.

The conference will be of interest to all our members including those who have never gone to a conference before. As always there will be chance to meet up with old and new friends and don’t forget the gala dinner on the Saturday evening!

Please note: The conference will be live streamed on our website.

Cross infection regulations apply – if you are a person with CF please contact CFI directly on 01 4962433 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


If you plan to attend the Conference in 2017, we recommend that you book your room as soon as possible. Below are the delegate rates at The Brehon Hotel for the Conference weekend. Please note, these rates do not apply to delegates who have CF. PWCF who wish to attend should book their room directly with CFI by contacting Grainne Lynch on 01 4962433 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please note Cross infection Guidelines.

 To book your room, please contact The Brehon directly, online or on 064 663 0700, using the Promo Code CFI17.


To watch presentations and speakers from previous conferences, please go to the Conference Archive