Dr. Mark Chilvers is a Clinical Associate Professor of respiratory medicine in the Division of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine at the University of British Columbia and a clinical investigator with the BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute. As the CF clinic director at BC Children’s Hospital, he coordinates the clinical program and promotes a multidisciplinary approach to CF care and research. Recently appointed as Medical Director for CF Care BC, he and others have been working towards development of provincial care for all patients with CF in BC. His clinical research focus is on childhood diseases in pediatric respirology, including cystic fibrosis (CF), non-CF bronchiectasis and Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia. He is a member of CF CANact, conducting clinical trials for Canadian patients with CF, and is one of the Co-Directors of Canadian Burkholderia cepacia complex research and referral repository.