Dr Susan Madge
Dr Susan Madge undertook nurse training at University College London (UCL), followed by specialist paediatric training at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, where she began working with children with CF. Following a Masters degree in psychology, Susan completed her Doctoral thesis in behavioural sciences at the Institute of Child Health, UCL.
Susan currently holds the post of Consultant Nurse at the Royal Brompton Hospital and has been working with children and adults with CF for over 25 years. Her areas of interest and research include adolescence, burden of care, fertility and pregnancy, quality of life and end of life issues. Susan runs a multidisciplinary course on CF twice a year and lectures internationally on various aspects of CF. She is also involved nationally and internationally with standards of care for CF and reviews for a number of journals. Currently, she is a board member of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society.