Saturday 9 October 2021 12:00–13:00 GMT | 14:00–15:00 EAT

Live online talk lasting 60 minutes including live Q&A.

In this talk, we will explore the impact of sickle cell disease (SCD) on a person’s day-to-day life, myths and misconceptions that surround SCD, and other professional and educational challenges
of individuals living with SCD.

Special guest speakers:

Arafa Salim: Founder of Sickle Cell Disease Patients Community in Tanzania

Mary Akua Ampomah: President and CEO of the Global Alliance of Sickle Cell Disease Organizations (GASCDO)

Dr Fred Okinyi: Lecturer, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Racey Muchilwa: Head of Novartis Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), leading 46 countries


Published On: October 7, 2021 / Categories: webinars / Tags: /