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The Sickle Cell Disease Association of Illinois (SCDAI’s) Annual Management of Sickle Cell Disease Conference is designed for nurses, healthcare professionals, providers, educators, social workers, students, individuals with sickle cell disease and their families and the community at large. The purpose of this educational activity is to strengthen participant’s knowledge base about sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait through lecture, discussion and sharing of current and future treatment regimen.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify current evidence based practices to improve the care & quality of life for individuals with sickle cell disease & sickle cell trait
- Discuss complications related to sickle cell disease
- Explain resources available to individuals with sickle cell
November 15, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Access Centre For Distance & Learning
5139 S, Ashland Avenue
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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