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Towards Transformative Therapies for Sickle Cell Disease

October 24, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

SPEAKERS: Kenneth I. Ataga, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Philip D. Gregory, DPhil, bluebirdbio; Josh Lehrer, MD, Global Blood Therapeutics; Deepa Manwani, MD, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine; Debra Pittman, PhD, Pfizer; Andreas Reik, PhD, Sangamo BioSciences; Vijay G. Sankaran MD, PhD, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School; Wally Smith, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

DESCRIPTION: This symposium will explore recent developments in the field including elucidation of biological mechanisms of disease and cutting-edge clinical science, while underscoring the importance of the patient experience.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Abstract submissions are invited for a poster session, and two abstracts will be selected for short talks. For complete submission instructions, please visit our online portal. The deadline for abstract submission is August 25, 2017.
REGISTER: Visit www.nyas.org/SCD2017.

 

This is not a NORD sponsored event. This event is being organized by a friend of NORD, The New York Academy of Sciences.

Details

Date:
October 24, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
www.nyas.org/SCD2017

Organizer

The New York Academy of Sciences
Website:
https://www.nyas.org/

Venue

The New York Academy of Sciences
250 Greenwich St.
New York, NY 10007 United States
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