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.


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


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


May 1


May 15


May 29