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Walk with the Stars to support Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

  • May 17, 2021
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Sickle Cell Disease Association of America will hold the eighth annual Walk with the Stars fundraiser, where participating teams and individuals... Continue Reading

Black History Month: Dr. Roland Scott

  • February 26, 2021
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For our final #SCDHistoryHighlight of Black History month, we are excited to reflect on the life and work of Dr. Roland... Continue Reading

Black History Month 2021: Dr. Angella Dorothea Ferguson

  • February 19, 2021
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We’re excited to continue our celebration of Black history this week by highlighting the life and work of Dr. Angella Dorothea Ferguson,... Continue Reading

SCDAA Celebrates Black History Month 2021

  • February 5, 2021
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Sickle cell disease plays an important role in black history, and vice versa. This month, we will highlight African American sickle... Continue Reading

SCDAA promotes Kevin Amado Jr.

  • January 12, 2021
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Sickle Cell Disease Association of America promoted Kevin Amado Jr. to community impact and engagement manager. Amado joined the association last... Continue Reading

Novartis Adakveo approved by FDA for Sickle Cell Disease

  • November 16, 2019
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New Novartis medicine Adakveo® (crizanlizumab-tmca) approved by FDA to reduce frequency of pain crises in individuals living with sickle cell disease Sickle... Continue Reading

Donate Blood to Support Sickle Cell Patients

  • September 10, 2019
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September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month; Red Cross blood and platelet donations needed for patients This school year students battling sickle... Continue Reading

GBT and SCDAA to Host 8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Therapeutics Conference

  • September 5, 2019
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GlobalBlood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) (NASDAQ: GBT) and the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) announced that they will host... Continue Reading

SCDAA Forms International Media Partnership to Spread SCD Awareness

  • July 16, 2019
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New International Media Partnership Will Enhance Awareness Efforts and Increase Awareness about Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Trait Sickle Cell... Continue Reading

SCDAA Partners with The Pain Community to Support the Sickle Cell Community by Providing Comprehensive Integrative Pain Management Educational Information

  • July 11, 2019
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Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) and The Pain Community are proud to announce a new partnership that will... Continue Reading