Beyond the Doctor’s Office: Sickle Cell Disease

August 18 class flyer

Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 6:00—7:00 PM

Main Library, 823 Telfair Street, Augusta, GA 30912

Sickle Cell

Leila Clay, MD

This presentation will look at: What sickle cell disease (SCD) is, discuss the genetics behind SCD, take a look at Georgia Regents University SCD programs, investigate current guidelines, and look at future endeavors into the research on SCD.  Whether you are an adult with sickle cell or the parent of a child with sickle cell come to learn about the basics of sickle cell disease, treatments, medications, and lifestyle choices that can help you and your child live a full life.