Author Archives: Mary Chapman

California Earmarks $15M for Expanding Care of Adult SCD Patients

California’s legislature has committed $15 million toward sweeping enhancement of adult sickle cell disease (SCD) care in a state with historically underserved patients. The initiative is intended to improve care largely through creation of a statewide network of regional adult SCD clinics modeled after the newly opened clinic…

8th Annual SCD Therapeutics Conference Set for Sept. 10

Taking place during National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, the 8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Therapeutics Conference will focus on the latest medical advances and developing treatment trends. To be held Sept. 10 in Washington, D.C., the conference will be hosted by the Sickle Cell Disease Association…