Story of Emma

Emma Parra is a 1 year-old girl from the Dominican Republic who’s condition required immediate treatment to address her deteriorating lung functions.

  • September 2018 – Emma, together with her parents and aunt, arrived in the United States to seek treatment through the CF Bridge of Hope program. She was treated by Dr. Sadeghi and within two weeks of having received therapy, her condition began to improve. She returned to the Dominican Republic with a supply of medicine and protocols for treating her condition.