With the belief that the quality of care and treatment for sickle cell disease should not be determined by where you live; the Global Alliance of Sickle Cell Disease Organizations (GASCDO) will work with National Member Organizations (NMOs), Regional Member Organizations (RMOs) and collaborators to ensure GASCDO is abreast of challenges faced in their communities in order to provide them with effective support.

Reduce global incidence of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and ensure equitable access to optimal care and treatment by all people with SCD worldwide.

To inspire hope and improve the quality of life of all people with SCD worldwide

Support access to disease-modifying innovative therapies including clinical trials and research by all people with sickle cell disease (SCD) regardless of where they live in the world;

Work in partnership with National and Regional SCD organizations, health care providers and other necessary collaborators to raise public and government awareness and coordinate SCD advocacy and support globally;

Support the development and sustainability of global sickle cell disease comprehensive and prevention programs, especially in countries with low resources;

Spread good practice globally, including the development, dissemination and implementation of clinical care guidelines.

Published On: January 21, 2020 / Categories: Governance2020 /