Sickle Cell Research Meeting Schedule

The Sickle Cell Meeting is held every other TUESDAY at 4:00pm in Conference Room 1295 BST, unless otherwise noted.  To listen to presentations and view the slides of past talks, CLICK HERE.

For more information about this conference, please contact Dr. Gregory Kato.

2018
PRESENTER / TITLE

Jan 9

Post-ASH 2017 Highlights

 

Jan 23

Stevan Tofovic, MD, PhD, FAHA, FASN | Bio
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of PACCM

“Purines Metabolism: Pharmacological Target in SCD and Angioproliferative PH”

 

Feb 6

NO MEETING

Feb 20

Laura De Castro, MD, MHSc | Bio
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology

"Aging in Sickle Cell Disease"

 

Mar 6

Deepika S. Darbari, MD | Bio
Attending Physician
Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, Children’s National Medical Center
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

“Deconstructing Pain in Sickle Cell Disease: Sickling, Sensitivity and Centralization”

 

Mar 20

Atinuke Aramide Modupe Dosunmu-Ogunbi
MD-PhD Candidate
Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology

“From Mouse to Man: Oxidative Stress and Neurocognition in SCD”

 

Apr 3

Samit Ghosh, PhD | Bio
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology

“Pathogenesis of Heme Induced Acute Kidney Injury in Sickle Cell Disease”

 

Apr 17

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May 1

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May 15

Ravi Vats
Graduate Student, Sundd Lab, Vascular Medicine Institute

“Pathophysiology of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in SCD”


May 29

Amma Owusu-Ansah, MD, MBBS | Bio
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology

“Setting the Stage for a Phase I Trial in Adults with Sickle Cell Disease in Accra, Ghana”

 

Jun 12

Katherine Wood, PhD
Reseach Associate, Straub Lab, VMI

“Cytochrome b5 Reductase 3 in Sickle Cell Disease”

 

Jun 26

Seyed Mehdi Nouraie, MD, PhD | Bio
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

“Hospital readmission in sickle cell disease, is it painful or heartbreaking?”