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.


Sep 4

Maria Kapetanaki, PhD

Sep 18

Dario Vitturi, PhD
“Tryptophan Metabolism Alterations in Sickle Cell Disease”

Oct 2

Greg Kato, MD
“Paradigm Shift: Sickle Cell Treatment Tsunami”

Oct 16

Solomon Ofori-Acquah, PhD

Oct 30

Samir K. Ballas, MD, FACP | Bio
"Apheresis and Sickle Cell Disease"

Nov 13

Lea Nyiranshuti, PhD
Lydia Perkins, PhD
"PET imaging of upregulated VLA-4 in vaso-occlusive crisis using 64Cu-CB-TE1A1P-LLP2A in a mouse model of sickle cell disease"

Nov 27


Dec 11

Greg Kato, MD
Cheryl Hillery, MD
Enrico Novelli, MD, MS
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