Category Archives: News

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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A Visit to the Necker Hospital, Paris

by Dr Natalie Cook Earlier this month I met colleagues from King’s College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital at St Pancras International to catch the 5:40am Eurostar to Paris. Our hospitals have a longstanding relationship with RoFSED (Réseau Francilien … Continue reading

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Paediatric Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Psychology team- Who are we and what do we do?

by Dr Hatel Bhatt and Dr Natalie Cook We joined the Paediatric Sickle Cell and Thalassemia Team earlier this year and we are both excited to be part of the team and to be able to support children, adolescents and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mixed Blessings from a Cambridge Union

Mixed Blessings from a Cambridge Union By Dame Elizabeth Anionwu Reviewed by Dr Moira Dick Have you, like me wondered how Dame Elizabeth Anionwu can have achieved so much as a nurse, educator, political and sickle cell activist? And remained … Continue reading

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