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

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Psychosocial Track [clear filter]
Thursday, October 11
 

1:15pm EDT

Using Implementation Science to Develop and Evaluate Psychosocial Interventions in SCD
Speakers
avatar for Lori Crosby, PsyD

Lori Crosby, PsyD

Professor of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Lori E. Crosby, PsyD, is a Professor in the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and Department of Pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Crosby is also Co-Director of the Cincinnati... Read More →


Thursday October 11, 2018 1:15pm - 1:45pm EDT
Baltimore/ Annapolis

1:15pm EDT

Sickle Cell Basics
Speakers
avatar for Wanda Whitten-Shurney, MD

Wanda Whitten-Shurney, MD

Pediatrician, Sickle Cell Disease Associtaion, Michigan Chapter Inc.
Dr. Shurney is a pediatrician at Comprehensive Sickle Cell Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Michigan where she has provided out – patient care for children who have sickle cell disease for the past 19 years.  Her interest in sickle cell disease is “genetic”.  She inherited... Read More →


Thursday October 11, 2018 1:15pm - 3:15pm EDT
Constellation AB

1:45pm EDT

Examining Spiritual Well Being During Health Care Transition for Adolescents and Emerging Adults with Sickle Cell Disease
Moderators
Speakers
avatar for Dora Clayton-Jones PhD RN CPNP-PC

Dora Clayton-Jones PhD RN CPNP-PC

Assitant Professor/Adjunct Faculty, College of Nursing Marquette University, Medical College of Wisconsin
Dr. Dora Clayton-Jones, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC is an assistant professor at Marquette University in the College of Nursing and an adjunct faculty at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She completed her PhD and MS degrees in nursing at Marquette University. As a board-certified pediatric... Read More →


Thursday October 11, 2018 1:45pm - 2:15pm EDT
Baltimore/ Annapolis

2:15pm EDT

Peer Mentoring vs. Structured Education to Improve Transition to Adult Care in SCD
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Speakers
avatar for Ify Osunkwo, MD, MPH

Ify Osunkwo, MD, MPH

Medical Director,Clinical Associate Professor, Carolinas Health Care System, Levine Cancer Institute
Ifeyinwa Osunkwo, MD, MPH, is medical director of the sickle cell program at Levine Cancer Institute/Atrium Health in Charlotte, North Carolina. She has over 2 decades of clinical and research experience in sickle cell disease (SCD). She is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric... Read More →


Thursday October 11, 2018 2:15pm - 2:45pm EDT
Baltimore/ Annapolis

2:45pm EDT

Community Health Workers vs. A Mobile App to Improve Transition to Adult Care in SCD
Moderators
Speakers
avatar for Kim Smith-Whitley, MD

Kim Smith-Whitley, MD

Director, Clinical Director, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Dr. Smith-Whitley is associate professor of the Sickle Cell Clinical Program and clinical director of the Division of Hematology and the director of the Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). .Dr. Smith-Whitley received her medical degree... Read More →


Thursday October 11, 2018 2:45pm - 3:15pm EDT
Baltimore/ Annapolis