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Sickle Cell Awareness Day (Event) 2019

We would like to thank everyone for attending our networks annual sickle cell awareness day which took place on the 3rd July out in the community. We had some magnificent presentations from a number of medical professionals including members of … Continue reading

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We would like to welcome Dr Kate Gardner to the STSTN Network

Dr Kate Gardner is a consultant haematologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust with a specialist interest in red cell disorders.  She was awarded a PhD in 2017 during her Clinical Research Fellowship where she investigated the genetic basis of … Continue reading

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Prescription Charges Questionnaire

                The Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia All Party Parliamentary Group (SCTAPPG) is looking to research the effect of prescription charges on the day-day lives of service users. With your help we hope to … Continue reading

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New research published

Professor David Rees, Dr Baba Inusa, Dr John Brewin and Dr Kate Gardner from STSTN have collaborated with other researchers on a study exploring the reasons why children with sickle cell disease experience silent strokes. The paper has been published … Continue reading

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