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Women’s History Month: Dr. Helen M. Ranney

  • March 15, 2023
  • Emma Day

This #WomensHistoryMonth, we are highlighting prominent women who have made lasting contributions to the SCD community. #WomenInMedicine #WomensHistoryMonth Meet Dr. Helen... Continue Reading

Women’s History Month: Dr. Angella Dorothea Ferguson

  • March 9, 2023
  • Emma Day

This #WomensHistoryMonth, we are highlighting prominent women who have made lasting contributions to the SCD community. #WomenInMedicine #WomensHistoryMonth Meet Dr. Angella... Continue Reading

#BlackHistoryMonthHeroes: Carlton Haywood Jr.

  • February 22, 2023
  • Emma Day

SCDAA’s #BlackHistoryMonthHeroes highlights prominent Black members of our community who have made their mark on our history. Stay tuned this month... Continue Reading

#BlackHistoryMonthHeroes: Dr. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong

  • February 13, 2023
  • Emma Day

SCDAA’s #BlackHistoryMonthHeroes highlights prominent Black members of our community who have made their mark on our history. Stay tuned this month... Continue Reading

#BlackHistoryMonthHeroes: Hertz Nazaire

  • February 8, 2023
  • Emma Day

SCDAA’s #BlackHistoryMonthHeroes highlights prominent Black members of our community who have made their mark on our history. Stay tuned this month... Continue Reading

Sickle Cell is Not a Joke

  • February 6, 2023
  • Emma Day

The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc., joins the Foundation For Sickle Cell Disease Research (FSCDR) in condemning the use... Continue Reading

Midterm Election Outcomes and What they Mean for SCD

  • December 2, 2022
  • Emma Day

An update from John Otsuki, SCDAA government relations manager As I am sure you’re aware, the United States recently completed a... Continue Reading

NFL players spotlight Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

  • December 2, 2022
  • Emma Day

The NFL’s My Cause My Cleats campaign features players showcasing important causes on their cleats each year during Week 13 games... Continue Reading

Frequently Asked Questions about SCT in Newborn Screening

  • September 30, 2022
  • Emma Day

Many people have questions about sickle cell trait after newborn screening. Dr. Lewis Hsu, SCDAA chief medical officer, answers some of... Continue Reading

New Publications Emphasize Inequities in Pediatric SCD Care

  • September 22, 2022
  • Emma Day

This week, two new publications call attention to the barriers to care children with SCD face. Prioritizing Sickle Cell Disease, an article co-authored... Continue Reading