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June 10, 2020 at 6pm Eastern Time
Session #11: FEAR, ANGER, SCD AND #BLACKLIVESMATTER
*An immediate response to COVID-19 pandemic was to provide weekly online SCD & COVID-19 education/information sessions.
**These sessions allow patients to engage with their doctor, PHSSCA and other patients/family members.
***The weekly Zoom sessions are a partnership between Piedmont Health Services & Sickle Cell Agency and The SCD Enterprise, Atrium Health | Dr. Ify.
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