2020 Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference

Welcome!  The Annual Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference (SCDTC) is a forum to discuss the latest advancements and future trends for treating patients with sickle cell disease.

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
9am Eastern Standard Time
ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The Annual Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference is a forum to discuss the latest advancements and future trends for treating patients with sickle cell disease.  Conference attendees will hear presentations from healthcare companies, key opinion leaders, patients, policy makers and others.

SPONSORSHIP
CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
2020 HOST, PANELISTS, and SPEAKERS

HOST

Beverley Francis-Gibson, B.A., M.A.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc.


PANEL MODERATORS

Biree Andemariam, M.D.
Director, New England Sickle Cell Institute, University of Connecticut Health
Chief Medical Officer, Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

Mary Bentley LaMar
Founder and Executive Director
The Sickle Cell Association of New Jersey


SPEAKERS

Aimee Smith, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
East Carolina University Comprehensive Sickle Cell Program

Dennis McCullum, B.A.
Patient with Sickle Cell

Dima Hendricks, M.A., CHW
Patient Advocate

Kay Saving, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Head, Department of Pediatrics
University of Illinois College of Medicine – Peoria
Medical Director, OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois

Kevin Baxter, B.A.
Patient Advocate

Kristina Harrell, M.D., M.S.
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Levine Children’s Blood Disorders Clinic, Atrium Health

Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, M.D.
Director Emeritus, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center
Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania
President, Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana

Lori Crosby, Psy.D.
Co-Director, Innovations in Community Research, Division of Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology
Co-Director, CCTST, Community Engagement Core; Psychologist, Research, Behavioral Medicine
Clinical Psychologist; Cincinnati Children’s Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Nnenna Badamosi, M.D., MPH
Director, Sickle Cell Disease Transition Program
Augusta University Sickle Cell Program

Raffaella Colombatti, M.D., Ph.D.
Physician Azienda Ospedaliera-Università di Padova
Department of Womens’ and Child Health Clinic
of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (Padova, Italy)

Shirley Miller, M.A.
National Advocate


2020 SPONSORS
2020 PRESENTING COMPANIES
CONTACT US

If you have any questions, please email us at scdconference@gmail.com.