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NYAS – Towards Transformative Therapies for Sickle Cell Disease

October 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Organized by the New York Academy of Sciences

DESCRIPTION: This symposium will explore recent developments in the field including elucidation of biological mechanisms of disease and cutting-edge clinical science, while underscoring the importance of the patient experience.

SPEAKERS: Kenneth I. Ataga, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Philip D. Gregory, DPhil, bluebirdbio; Josh Lehrer, MD, Global Blood Therapeutics; Deepa Manwani, MD, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine; Debra Pittman, PhD, Pfizer; Andreas Reik, PhD, Sangamo BioSciences; Vijay G. Sankaran MD, PhD, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School; Wally Smith, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Abstract submissions are invited for a poster session, and two abstracts will be selected for short talks. For complete submission instructions, please visit our online portal. The deadline for abstract submission is August 25, 2017.

Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
http://www.nyas.org/SCD2017

Organizer

New York Academy of Sciences
Phone:
212.298.8600
Website:
www.nyas.org

Venue

New York Academy of Sciences
250 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10007 United States
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Phone:
212.298.8600
Website:
www.nyas.org

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