About CFLifeCare

CFLifeCare.com is designed to offer patients, caregivers, parents and friends of anyone with Cystic Fibrosis a safe place to obtain information, education and resources on how to walk through life with CF.

Designed and monitored by patients, CF Nurses, Pharmacists, Social Workers and parents, this site is created with compassion, empathy and most importantly a passion for the CF Community. The CFNeighborhood offers participants a unique login and password allowing for safe forums and discussions on relevant topics as well as interactive conversations with key CF stakeholders.

CFLifeCare Contributors

Kim Kromash

Coming soon.

Stacy Carmona

Stacy Carmona is 30 years old and lives with her husband and two puppies in Southern California.  Stacy has cystic fibrosis and has overcome many challenges associated with her disease, but she refuses to let CF limit or define her. She got her degree in Communication from the University of California, Santa Barbara, loves to travel and spent some time living abroad in Sydney, Australia.

Natalia Picariello-Chin

Natalia Picariello-Chin is a Licensed Registered Nurse. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at the University of Central Florida and is currently studying for her Master’s in Nursing Education, also at UCF. Natalia has experience working with CF patients in the Multisystem Intensive Care Unit at Florida Hospital. Natalia has a passion for patient education and a desire to become a resource to CF patients in need.

Sonia Cortes

Coming soon.

Rikki Larson

Rikki Larson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California and has experience working with CF patients at USC Keck Medical Center as an intern while obtaining her Masters in Social Work. She is very knowledgeable in the resources available for patients with CF as well as the psychosocial issues they deal with due to their chronic illness.

Richard Nguyen

Richard Nguyen is a multistate Licensed Pharmacist with over 17 years of pharmacy experience. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine and received his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from Western University of Health Sciences. Richard has a passion to always take care of his patients and has been involved in the specialty care of CF patients for over 8 years in the field of specialty pharmacy.


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