Celebrating Diversity Within the Sickle Cell Community: Commitment, Innovation, Practice
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Mary Akua Ampomah

Ghana Institute of Clinical Genetics
Senior Clinical psychologist
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Nina Anderson, RN, DNP

Tova Community Health
Executive Director & Founder
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Shawn Bediako, PhD

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Associate Professor
avatar for Menaka Bhor, PhD

Menaka Bhor, PhD

Associate Director
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Jennifer Brereton, PsyD

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Pediatric Psychologist
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Kenneth R. Bridges

Global Blood Therapeutics
Clinical Scientist

Rosemary Britt

Sickle Cell Association
Executive Director

Mary Brown

PSCRC, Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California
President & CEO
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Andrew Campbell, MD

Children’s National
Associate Professor
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Yvonne Carroll, RN, JD

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Director of Patient Services in the Department of hematology at St....
avatar for Leila Jerome Clay, MD, MCTS

Leila Jerome Clay, MD, MCTS

Johns Hopkins ALL Children's Hospital
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Dora Clayton-Jones, RN, PhD, CPNP-PC

College of Nursing Marquette University, Medical College of Wisconsin
Assitant Professor/Adjunct Faculty
avatar for Lori Crosby, PsyD

Lori Crosby, PsyD

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Professor of Pediatrics
avatar for Deepika Darbari, MD

Deepika Darbari, MD

Childrens National
Attending Physician, Associate Professor
avatar for Mark Dewitt

Mark Dewitt

Berkeley University
Project Scientist

Ogechukwu Egini, MD

Interfaith Medical Center
Medical Resident
avatar for Courtney Fitzhugh, MD

Courtney Fitzhugh, MD

The National Institutes of Health
Attending Physician
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Beng Fuh

East Carolina University Department of Pediatrics
Associate Professor
avatar for Regina Graul, PhD

Regina Graul, PhD

IronWood Pharmaceuticals
SCD Program Leader Director
avatar for André Marcel Harris, CHW

André Marcel Harris, CHW

Social Worker

Robin C. Howard

Global Blood Therapeutics
Market Strategist
avatar for Lewis L. Hsu, MD, Ph.D

Lewis L. Hsu, MD, Ph.D

University of Illinois Hospital
Professor Pediatric Hem-Onc

E. Donnell Ivy, MD, MPH

Health Resources and Services Administration
avatar for Carla Jones, MSN, RN

Carla Jones, MSN, RN

Levine Children's Hematology Oncology Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic
Pediatric Sickle Cell Nurse Navigator
avatar for Julie Kanter, MD

Julie Kanter, MD

Medical University of South Carolina
Lifespan Hematologist
avatar for Mary Lamar

Mary Lamar

The Sickle Cell Association of New Jersey, Inc. (SCANJ) A 501c3 Charitable Organization
Founder & Executive Director
avatar for Sophie Lanzkron, MD, MHS

Sophie Lanzkron, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Medicine and Oncology
Associate Professor
avatar for Carla Lewis

Carla Lewis

Atrium Health: Levine Childrens Institute
Executive Director

Jeanne Loboda

Global Blood Therapeutics
Senior Director
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Lori Luck, MD

PFIZER Inc, Collegeville Pennsylvania Global Medical Affairs, Sickle Cell Disease
Medical Director
avatar for Tilicia Mayo-Gamble, PhD, MPH, MA, CHES

Tilicia Mayo-Gamble, PhD, MPH, MA, CHES

Department of Community Health Behavior and Education
Assistant Professor

Suzette Oyeku MD, MPH, FAAP

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Director, Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship
avatar for Caterina Minnitti, MD

Caterina Minnitti, MD

The Children’s Hospital of Montefiore

Kenneth Mitten, MSW

Levine Childrens Hospitals
Pediatric Sickle Cell Social Worker

Donna Pennington Monroe, MS

Sickle Cell Association
Community Health Worker/ Research Coordinator

Tatenda Mupfudze, PhD

Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR)
Health Services Research Analyst II
avatar for Genice T. Nelson, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC

Genice T. Nelson, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC

UT Southwestern Medical Center Comprehensive Sickle Cell Disease Program
Nurse Practitioner
avatar for M. Dawn Nelson, Ph.D, CCC-A

M. Dawn Nelson, Ph.D, CCC-A

Central Michigan University
Associate Professor
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Kathy Norcott

Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency
Executive Director
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Ugochi Ogu, M.D.

Montefiore Medical Center Division of Hematology, Department of Oncology
Assistant Professor/ Asssitant Director

Ifeyinwa Osunkwo, MD, MPH

EMBRACE, Levine Cancer Institute Division of Hematologic Oncology, Atrium Health
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Ify Osunkwo, MD, MPH

Carolinas Health Care System, Levine Cancer Institute
Medical Director,Clinical Associate Professor
avatar for Suzette O. Oyeku, MD, MPH, FAAP

Suzette O. Oyeku, MD, MPH, FAAP

NICHQ (National Institute for Children's Health Quality)
Medical Director
avatar for Marlene Peters-Lawrence, BSN, RN, RRT

Marlene Peters-Lawrence, BSN, RN, RRT

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Clinical Trial Specialist
avatar for Matthew Porteus, MD

Matthew Porteus, MD

Stanford University
Clinical Trial Specialist
avatar for Latika Puri, MD

Latika Puri, MD

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Assitant Member St. Jude Faculty
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Samuel Rodgers-Melnick

University Hospitals Connor Integrative Health Network
Music Therapist
avatar for Samuel Rodgers-Melnick, MT-BC

Samuel Rodgers-Melnick, MT-BC

University Hospitals Connor Integrative Health Network
Music Therapist

Lisa M. Shook, MA, MCHES

STORM, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
avatar for Cynthia Sinha, PhD

Cynthia Sinha, PhD

Emory University School of Medicine
Associate Scientist
avatar for Arlene Smaldone, PhD, CPNP, CDE

Arlene Smaldone, PhD, CPNP, CDE

New York Academy of Medicine: Section on Evidence Based Health Care Columbia University School of Nursing
Professor of Nursing
avatar for Kim Smith-Whitley, MD

Kim Smith-Whitley, MD

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Clinical Director

Charles Stark

Sr. VP of Research and Development

Roslyn W. Stewart, MD, MS, MBA

SiNERGe, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

Boris Tchernychev

Principal Investigator
avatar for Trudy Tchume-Johnson, LSW

Trudy Tchume-Johnson, LSW

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Hematology-Comprhensive Sickle Cell Center
Social Work Manager
avatar for Swee Lay Thein, MD

Swee Lay Thein, MD

National Heart, Lung and Blood Insitute
Chief, Sickle Cell Branch

Taniya Varughese, MSOT, OTR/L

Heartland Sickle Cell Disease Network, Washington University School of Medicine
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Russell Ware, MD

Cincinati Children's Hospital Medical Center Cancer and Blood Disease Institute/ Division
Director, Professor
avatar for Velvet Brown Watts, MSW, CM

Velvet Brown Watts, MSW, CM

Oklahoma Healthcare Authority (Supporters of Families with Sickle Cell Disease, Inc.)
Master Level Social Worker
avatar for Selena Webster-Bass, MPH

Selena Webster-Bass, MPH

Voices Institute, LLC
CEO/Lead Innovator
avatar for Wanda Whitten-Shurney, MD

Wanda Whitten-Shurney, MD

Sickle Cell Disease Associtaion, Michigan Chapter Inc.
avatar for Teresa Works, MSW, LCSW

Teresa Works, MSW, LCSW

UCONN Health
Clinical Social Worker, Property Management, Psychotherapist