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Save the Date - CDC Grand Rounds Presents "Improving the Lives of People with Sickle Cell Disease," Tuesday, November 15 at 1 p.m.

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CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:
“Improving the Lives of People with Sickle Cell Disease”
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET
Global Communications Center (Building 19)
Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium
Roybal Campus

Presented By:

Mary Hulihan, DrPH
Health Scientist, Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch
Division of Blood Disorders
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, CDC
“Using Data to Understand Gaps in Care and Outcomes”
   
Kim Smith-Whitley, MD
Medical Director, Sickle Cell Clinical Program
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Chief Medical Officer (Immediate Past)
Sickle Cell Association of America
“The Sickle Cell Community and Pediatric Care”

Kathryn Hassell, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology
University of Colorado Denver
“Improving Outcomes for Adults with Sickle Cell Disease”

Jean Raphael, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Director, Center for Child Health Policy and Advocacy
Texas Children’s Hospital
“A Health Policy Approach to Sickle Cell Disease”
     
Facilitated By:

John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds


For non-CDC staff interested in viewing the session:
A live external webcast will be available via the Webcast Links section of our website. For individuals who are unable to view the session during the scheduled time, a video of the session will be posted to our archives 2-3 days after the presentation. 

For non-CDC staff who wish to attend in person:
Due to security measures at CDC’s Roybal campus, non-CDC staff who wish to attend these sessions in person must have prior clearance and a U.S. state-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, US passport). Names of non-CDC staff (both domestic and international) who wish to attend in person should be submitted to the Grand Rounds Team. Please note that all information for international visitors must be submitted at least 10 business days in advance.

For individuals requiring reasonable accommodations:
It is the policy of CDC to provide reasonable accommodations (RA) for qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure their full inclusion in CDC-sponsored events. Employees are asked to submit RA requests at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please e-mail the request to grandrounds@cdc.gov.

For questions about this Grand Rounds topic: Feel free to e-mail your questions before or during the session.