The SCAGO is excited to announce the October Learning for Life session "Sickle Cell Disease and Complications including Stroke" slated for Sat. October 26th! Attendees will leave the session with a rich knowledge of how to prevent complications of Sickle Cell Disease and improve their health outcomes. Register today
An annual session dating to 2008, the SCAGO is pleased to offer this year again, the "Transition from Pediatric to Adult Life on Sat. July 27th! This event includes a wide variety of speakers such as medical experts, a clinical navigator, and university accommodation and apprenticeship program representatives who will shine light on what it is and how to effectively transition to adult life. Families of children, youth and young adults with sickle cell disease are encouraged to register and attend the session.
A learning for life session on "Hydroxyurea and Other Modifying Therapies for Sickle Cell Disease" is happening on Sat. May 25th! Register now to learn more about these modifying therapies used in treating Sickle Cell Disease- and gain insights on what they are, their benefits and side-effects. Register here
With the emerging cures for sickle cell disease, the SCAGO is holding a session on "Innovative Cures for Sickle Cell Disease and the Drug Approval Process in Canada" on Sat. February 24th! Don't miss out to learn more about groundbreaking gene therapies to treat Sickle Cell Disease and the drug reimbursement process by the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Register here