54 Years Old and Living-Breathing Succeeding With Cystic Fibrosis
Episode 0032: Jennifer Davison Interview

NO LIMITS!!!!


Jerry Cahill interviews Jennifer Davison who is 37 years old and living strong, succeeding and NOT letting cystic fibrosis get in her way. Jennifer grew up in Long Island, New York and is a registered nurse at Long Island Jewish/North Shore Medical Center.

1. Jennifer is one of 9 children, 3 with CF.
2. Jennifer attended Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and after working in the fashion industry decided to focus her career in the health field of nursing
3. Married to Tim and with a beautiful daughter – Dara – Jennifer “juggles 3 jobs - career, family, and health?
“I was treated NORMAL growing up – with a big family there was no time to feeling sorry for yourself? states
4. Jennifer “we just got off our butt and lived?
5. Jennifer’s first hospitalization came at age 17 years old.
6. “Being active is the key to good quality of life – I ski, play racquetball and ride my bike? states Jennifer.
7. Jennifer states: “CF is part of who I am but does not define me?
8. “CF does NOT stop me from living – I just get out there and LIVE?
9. Jennifer recommends that ALL people with CF should “get up at out and enjoy life and do not put restrictions on yourself?

Direct download: CF-03-29-06-JenniferDavison.mp3
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Episode 0031: 2006 Boomer Esiason Foundation Booming Celebration On March 11, 2006 the Boomer Esiason Foundation held it's 13th Annual Booming Celebration. The Booming Celebration is one of the largest single event cystic fibrosis fundraiser in the USA with over $3,000,000 raised to help fund CF research in one night. Congratulations to Steven M. Bowman 2006 Boomer Esiason Foundation Most Valuable Player.
Direct download: befv3.m4v
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Episode #0030: 2005 Sacks For CF Scholarship Winners

Sacks for CF Scholarship Program 2005 Winners

Sacks for CF will award scholarships to the following 15 people with CF who are striving for therapy adherence and academic success.

 

 


 

Name City College
John Anthony Erie, PA Mercyhurst College
Bailey Broadbent Canton, OH Kent State
April Christensen Parker, SD University of Nebraska
Keith Connolly Cincinnati, OH Xavier University
Jessica Coulter Winston-Salem, NC Salem College
Nicole Ellis Islamorada, FL Stetson University
Phillip Fett Dripping Springs, TX Saint Edward's University
Michelle Green Medina, OH Ohio State University
Philip Griffin Pottsville, PA Embry Riddle Aeronautical
Erin Keitges Allen, NE Morningside College
John Meadows Pickerington, OH University of Cincinnati
Charlotte Reardon Olney, MD University of Rochester
Kristina Swecker Cleveland, WV West Virginia Wesleyan
Jessica Weiner Amherst, MA Mount Holyoke College
Matthew Weinshenker Manalapan, NJ Rider University

Sacks for CF is a scholarship program funded by CHIRON CORP. the makers of TOBI for inhalation.

Congratulations on a job well done!!!

 

 

Direct download: SacksForCFWinners.mp3
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