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April 20 - 21, 2021
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) 2021 Annual Advocacy Day event is an opportunity for patients and caregivers affected by sickle cell disease to learn how to advocate for issues that are important to them. Participants will learn about the key legislative issues that are important to individuals living with SCD and their families, including promoting stable funding for research, better healthcare access, and increased education and awareness for the sickle cell community throughout the country.
Learn More: HERE
Register for Day 1: HERE
Register for Day 2: HERE
April 21, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brought to you by National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), this webinar looks to explain the process of transitioning from pediatric to adult care for people with rare diseases.
This webinar is intended for patients, caregivers, medical professionals, students and the general public.
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