Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA)
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Sickle Cell Disease is a painful condition affects everyone from babies through adults. Donations always help SCDAA achieve our goals. Please consider a contribution today.
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Kwame Ohene-Frempong Fund

Your contribution will help provide support to health care professionals, for the purpose of implementing best practices for caring for patients who have sickle cell disease with the goal of closing the gap between knowledge and practice.
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Become an Individual Member

We are only able to fulfill the mission and vision of SCDAA with support from individuals who are passionate about bettering the lives of Sickle Cell Disease patients. It is imperative that we have a strong network of dedicated people in order to make a far reaching and long lasting impact.

Our Individual Members are the backbone of this network. By working with your local SCDAA Member Organization, you will be positioned to have a direct impact on the lives of Sickle Cell Disease consumers, learn more about the Disease, and share suggestions and concerns with a local and national network of patients, providers, educators, media, federal agencies, etc. SCDAA urges you to join as an Individual Member in order to make a lasting difference and to enjoy the benefits offered.

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Please click here to apply for Individual Membership

If you are with a Sickle Cell Disease organization and are interested in becoming a Chapter of SCDAA as a Member Organization please click here.

If you are with an organization that is not a Sickle Cell Disease organization, but work in part within the Sickle Cell field or in a related field, and are interested in becoming an Affiliate SCDAA Member Organization, please click here.


Become a Corporate Partner

SCDAA is grateful for the support of the many corporations and businesses across the United States that contribute to our mission of improving the quality of health, life and services for individuals, families and communities affected by sickle cell disease and related conditions, while promoting the search for a cure for all people in the world. Become a Corporate Partner today.
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There are always volunteer opportunities at SCDAA for assistance with public relations and event management to website maintenance and more.
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Become an Advocate

Advocate volunteers watch over and advocate for programs, services and research efforts that affect the entire sickle cell community.
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Participate in Clinical Trial

Clinical trials are research studies in fields of medicine. These studies are conducted with an eye to the future, in hopes of finding safer or more effective methods to screen for, prevent, diagnose, or treat a variety of diseases including sickle cell disease.
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