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There are many ways to support and connect with people with SCD and their families.
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Get involved in our programs that educate, inspire, and mobilize individuals to create change.
By joining our programs, you can help raise awareness and share your experiences and expertise.
Join people with SCD and their families in person and online,
or lend a hand as a volunteer at our Sick Cells-hosted events.
August 8 - 19, 2022
Rare Disease Legislative Advocates (RDLA) organizes meetings for rare disease advocates with their Legislators. Meetings with House Representatives will be in-person and meeting with Senators will be virtual. The RDLA team also helps to prepare advocates for their meetings, provides legislative resource materials, and hosts pre-meeting training webinars. No prior advocacy experience is necessary.
Learn More: HERE
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Registration closes July 8, 2022. Register: HERE
August 31, 2022
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The annual Coverage for SCD Summit provides a collaborative forum to discuss the changing landscape of healthcare coverage for sickle cell disease (SCD). This meeting brings together payers, providers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, patient groups, researchers, care teams, and policymakers to discuss ways to tackle the complexities of coverage and access to SCD treatments and care.
Learn More: HERE
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1042 Maple Avenue Ste 103
Lisle, IL 60532
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