The University of Iowa Cystic Fibrosis Center is certified as a care, education and resource center by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The center provides patient care, educates physicians and serves as a resource for furthering the knowledge of cystic fibrosis.

The University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Family Advisory Board is a group of parent volunteers who meet often with clinic staff to help improve the clinic and cystic fibrosis care. Meet our advisory families.

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Patient Stories

  • Meet the Cystic Fibrosis Families

    The UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Family Advisory Board is a group of parent volunteers who meet often with clinic staff to help improve the clinic and cystic fibrosis care. Meet our advisory families.Read more
  • Sean Peck

    Sean Peck portrait When Sean was 9 days old, his parents learned that newborn screening tests showed their baby had cystic fibrosis. Just a day later, an unrelated issue caused him to stop breathing and he was taken to UI Stead Family Children's Hospital. While there, Sean’s parents met with the cystic fibrosis care team to learn about his condition and what to expect.Read more
  • Grace Lidgett

    Grace Lidgett portrait At 14 months old, Grace was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. Thanks to many pediatric specialists, she is now an eight year-old looking to fulfill her life dreams.Read more
  • Taylor Durham

    Taylor Durham thumbnail Taylor uses her cystic fibrosis to inform her classmates and raise money for research.Read more

Locations and Contact

  • UI Stead Family Children's Hospital
    200 Hawkins Drive
    Iowa City, Iowa 52242
    In House Directions: Elevator F, Level 2
    Hours
    • Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Contact
    • Appointment: 319-356-2229
    • Emergency: 319-356-1616
    • Toll free: 888-573-KIDS (5437)

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