The Agenda for the 6th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference is still being finalized, but we are excited to announce the following confirmed presenters, speakers and panelists (to date):

Presenting Companies

   
   

Speakers and Panelists

Ann Farrell, M.D., Director, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Division of Hematology Products


Mary Hulihan, DrPH, Health Scientist, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of Blood Disorders, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC

 


 

Sonja L. Banks, President & COO, Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

 


 

LaTasha Lee, Ph.D., MPH, Manager, Sickle Cell Policy and Programs, American Society of Hematology

 


 

Lakiea Bailey, Ph.D., Executive Director, Sickle Cell Community Consortium

 


Julie-Kanter Washko, M.D., Associate Professor, Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina


Wally R. Smith, M.D., Professor Scientific Director, VCU Center on Health Disparities Director, VCU Adult Sickle Cell Program, Virginia Commonwealth University


Biree Andemariam, M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, UConn Health


Victor R. Gordeuk, M.D., Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago


Kenneth Ataga, MBBS, Professor of Medicine, Director – Comprehensive Sickle Cell Program, UNC School of Medicine


Mary E. Brown, President & CEO, Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California


Gary Gibson, President & CEO, Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative


Talana Hughes, MPH, Executive Director, Sickle Cell Disease Association of Illinois (SCDAI)

 

Conference Presenter and Sponsor Alumni

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