DISCLAIMERThe information and materials accessed through or made available for use on any of our Sites, including, any information about diseases, conditions, treatments, or medicines, are for informational purposes only. The Content is not intended to be and is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and your participation on our Sites does not create a healthcare professional-patient relationship. You should consult a doctor or other qualified health care professional regarding any questions you have about your health or before making any decisions related to your health or wellness. Call your doctor or 911 immediately if you think you may have a medical emergency.
compose your message
email sent successfully
Trusted Resources: News & Events
Latest announcements and gatherings
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. and Hemanext® Inc. Form New Strategic Partnership
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) and Hemanext Inc., a privately held medical technology company dedicated to improving the quality, safety, efficacy and cost of red blood cell (RBC) transfusion therapy, are proud to announce a new partnership that will help SCDAA deliver on its mission and meet its goals. In 2020 Hemanext will collaborate with SCDAA on its educational programs, grassroots events and public-awareness campaigns.
Sickle cell disease (SCD) affects 100,000 individuals in the United States, disproportionately affecting African Americans with one in 500 African Americans suffering from the disease. People with SCD often require regular blood transfusions, particularly units of RBCs. Hemanext is committed to developing a novel RBC product to deliver improved and longer-lasting transfusions.
people & placesThe Sickle Cell Association of KentuckianaThe Sickle Cell Association of Kentuckia...
education & researchTransfusion Medicine, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North AmericaBlood transfusions are an important part...
Community CenterSickle Cell Anemia DiseaseA place where you can go to get support ...
people & placesSickle Cell Disease Association of Alabama – Mobile ChapterThe Sickle Cell Disease Association of A...
news & eventsHemoglobinopathy Counselor Training Course – VIRTUALUPDATE! 2020 Hemoglobinopathy Counselor ...
education & researchPerceptions of US Adolescents and Adults With Sickle Cell Disease on Their Quality of CareImportance: Sickle cell disease (SCD) i...
videos & visualsWelcome to oneSCDvoicehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-hcFDRb...
send a message
The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.
Support for this site is provided by
This platform is made possible through a partnership with the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc. (SCDAA) and its member organizations. SCDAA's mission is to advocate for people affected by sickle cell conditions and empower community-based organizations to maximize quality of life and raise public consciousness while advancing the search for a universal cure.