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NHLBI’s 2020 Annual Sickle Cell Disease Research Meeting (virtual)

August 10 - 12, 2020
Virtual

Description

The 2020 NHLBI Annual Sickle Cell Disease Research Meeting is a 3-day meeting that provides a forum for investigators, practitioners, and interested health care providers to discuss the progress of ongoing clinical trials, hear presentations about new developments in scientific and clinical aspects of sickle cell disease, and interact with other investigators and NHLBI program staff. This year’s program includes six symposia that cover a broad range of topics.

Three major NHLBI initiatives will be presented at this meeting: The NHLBI Sickle Cell Disease Implementation Consortium, the Cure Sickle Cell Disease Initiative, and the Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (TOPMed) program.