Name: Πανελλήνιος Σύλλογος Κυστικής Ίνωσης
Name in English: Hellenic Cystic Fibrosis Association (HCFA)
About: Hellenic Cystic Fibrosis Association (HCFA) is the Greek non-profit organization established at 1983 in Athens, which represents Greek patients suffering from Cystic Fibrosis (CF), a fatal inherited disease affecting lungs, pancreas, etc.
HCFA brings together all CF patients all over Greece and all medical professionals committed to improve the quality of life for people with CF by promoting high quality research, education and care.
For its remarkable work improving CF in Greece during 10 last years, HCFA was awarded “Patient Advocate of the Year 2019” and the Honarary President was elected Vice President of European Cystic Fibrosis Organization “CF Europe”.