Mark your calendars for May 16th, 2020, for a day of SCD education for patients, families and providers! This one day sickle cell disease conference will provide information about current trends in treatment and available resources for patients, family members, caregivers and providers. The event is free for patients and their families. There is a [...]
"Care Today, Cure Tomorrow,” joined patients, families, and providers to discuss and share information that addressed the critical issues framing the future of Sickle Cell Disease treatment and management. Below you'll find links to conference presentations. The Cure Sickle Cell Initiative (CureSCi) - Dr. Traci Heath Mondoro Gene Therapy Technologies for SCD: from no treatment [...]
We would like to thank the SCD community for joining MSCDA in Baltimore as we shared information on the latest medical developments and provided useful educational materials in an effort to spread awareness and improve the lives of those living with sickle cell disease. "Care Today, Cure Tomorrow,” joined patients, families, and providers to discuss [...]
Thank you to everyone who came out to support the sickle cell disease community during Annapolis Day 2019! Together we can bring awareness that sparks change. Your support is appreciated.
If you or a loved one is living with sickle cell disease, we want to hear from you! The ASH Research Collaborative (ASH RC) is a non-profit organization that was established by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) in 2018 to foster collaborative partnerships to accelerate progress in hematology, with the goal of improving the [...]
ANNAPOLIS DAY IS MARCH 13th!! Come join us for Annapolis Day 2019 when we meet State Legislators to Educate them on the needs of the Sickle Cell Disease Community Would you like to help make a difference in the sickle cell disease community? Please join MSCDA and the sickle cell disease community in supporting Annapolis [...]
"There’s no time to waste. That’s the mantra of Wilmer donors and researcher Adrienne Scott, who is building on research that revolutionized the field half a century ago to help patients whose condition has gone underfunded for too long."
In celebration of World Sickle Cell Awareness Day, Maryland Sickle Cell Disease Association presents our inaugural Shoot Out Sickle Cell 2018 event. Bring your family out to see some of Maryland's best basketball talent ...Old School and New School. Think you've got skills? Come take your best shot in out Half Time Shoot Out contest. [...]
This is monumental news for the SCD community in the State of Maryland! Legislation concerning student sickle cell disease management programs in public and nonpublic schools was passed on May 8, 2018. With the law now in place, The Department and the Maryland Department of Health will develop guidelines for employees to utilize in the [...]