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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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Travel Insurance For Sickle Cell

This list is collated from experiences of people with sickle cell, who have found these insurers help them. Please note that insurance premiums are likely to be higher for people with sickle cell, and insurance may also vary based upon … Continue reading

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BSH 2019 | Transitional care priorities for teenagers/young adults with SCD and chronic diseases

Subarna Chakravorty, MBBS, FRCPath, MRCPCH, PhD, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, speaks at the British Society for Haematology (BSH) 2019 Annual Meeting, held in Glasgow, UK. She discusses the transitional care priorities for teenagers and young adults … Continue reading

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BBC Lifeline Appeal (Roald Dahl’s Childrens Charity)

Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity funds over 70 Roald Dahl Nurses. They provide the best possible healthcare for seriously ill children in the UK. We are delighted to say that Roald Dahls children’s charity has been chosen for the BBC’s … Continue reading

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