Monday - Friday:
9:00am - 5:00pm (EST)
The SCDAA Annual Convention seeks to highlight the work of its Community-based Member Organizations, Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers and others working on behalf of people with Sickle Cell Disease and their families. Individuals or Organizations may apply.
SCDAA Child Ambassador, Tiahna Hughes, is one busy 11 year old kid. From school to bowling tournaments and speaking at Sickle Cell Disease Advocacy events, she seems to be able to do it all. Get to know Tiahna and what it takes to be the Child Ambassador for the SCDAA.
Sickle cell patients have had very few treatment options to help them cope with the pain crises brought on by this debilitating disease. A new drug for sickle cell, developed by Emmaus Life Sciences, today announced positive results for Phase 3 of its clinical trial.
SCDAA Announces: Thank You for making the 2014 National Sickle Cell Advocacy Day a Success!
The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America would like to thank everyone who came to the 2014 National Sickle Cell Advocacy Day! From training day to our visits on The Hill, it was a great success!
Legislative Briefing Materials, Talking Points and Tips for Visiting Capitol Hill are now available! To download materials, click here.