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Charles F. Whitten: Black History Month SCD Pioneers 2019

  • February 27, 2019
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Dr. Charles F. Whitten: A Physician. Medical pioneer. Founder and President Emeritus of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. Dr. Charles F.... Continue Reading

Research Participants Needed

  • February 25, 2019
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The Clinical-Community Psychology program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is currently collecting data which examines the associations among... Continue Reading

GBT Launches ACCEL Grants Program to Improve Access to Care for People with Sickle Cell Disease

  • February 22, 2019
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—The Access to Excellent Care for Sickle Cell Patients Pilot Program (ACCEL) Supports Novel Projects Aimed at Improving Access to High-Quality... Continue Reading

Dr. Doris Wethers Blazed a Trail for Newborn Testing for Sickle Cell Disease

  • February 16, 2019
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Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) celebrates the life and work of Dr. Doris L. Wethers who died at... Continue Reading

2019 Annual Advocacy Day

  • February 12, 2019
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SCDAA will host its 2019 Annual Advocacy Day event on April 8-9, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Advocacy Day is... Continue Reading

SCDAA Hires New Communication Specialist

  • February 5, 2019
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We are equally pleased to report that Justin Bost has been assigned as Communications Specialist in support of SCDAA communications and marketing efforts. From concept... Continue Reading

SCDAA Hires New Member Services Advisor

  • February 5, 2019
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Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) is pleased to announce that Temidayo Makinde, MPA, CHES joins the National Staff as Member... Continue Reading

2019 Annual Health Summit & Legislative Day

  • January 30, 2019
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Join Family Voices of California at the 2019 Annual Health Summit & Legislative Day, on March 10-12, 2019, to hear from experts and... Continue Reading

Emmaus Life Sciences Launches Its Commercial Co-Payment Assistance Program for Endari™

  • January 28, 2019
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TORRANCE, Calif., Jan. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc. (Emmaus), a leader in sickle cell disease treatment, announced today that... Continue Reading