Sickle Cell Disease Project Webinar
The California Rare Disease Surveillance Program
Register Now for an Introductory Webinar on the CA Longitudinal Data Collection for Sickle Cell Disease Project
Friday, November 27th, 2015
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The Northern California
Network of Care for Sickle
Cell Disease, at Children´s Hospital & Research Center Oakland, launched in 2009 as one of the Health Resources and Services Administration´s (HRSA) programs for sickle cell disease (SCD).... More >>
The California PHRESH
Project is a two-year
project funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. PHRESH stands for the Public Health, Research, Epidemiology & Surveillance in Hemoglobinopathies. More >>
A genetic disorder of hemoglobin, a protein in red blood cells that carry oxygen.
The conditions cause a change in hemoglobin A that create hemoglobin S.
"Sickle cell anemia" refers to the condition where both hemoglobins are S (hemoglobin SS).
Common symptoms include: Pain; acute chest syndrome...More >>