Sickle Cell

3rd Annual Convention

Jinja City Hall, Jinja, Uganda

July, 25th -26th, 2024

Breaking Barriers, Building Hope For Sickle Cell

We are excited to announce the second sickle cell convention, where patients, caregivers, healthcare providers, researchers, and advocates will come together to discuss the latest advancements and challenges in sickle cell disease. Through open and honest conversation, we aim to break the barriers that hinder progress towards effective treatments and ultimately a cure. By sharing our experiences, knowledge, and ideas, we can build hope and inspire innovative solutions for this complex disease. We invite everyone to join us and contribute to this important dialogue, as we work towards improving the lives of those affected by sickle cell disease. #SickleCellConvention2023 #2ndSickleCellConnvention #SickleCellDisease #SickleCellAwareness #sicklecellwarrior


Convention Schedule


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Event Speakers

Each speaker brings a unique perspective and a powerful voice that resonates with our SCD community.

CEO | African Institute of Investigative Journalism | Uganda

Cofounder of Emmaus, Principal investigator for LABioMed | USA & Japan

Senior Director | Research & Data Analytics | Global Genes Foundation | USA

Medical Oncologist/Hematologist | West Cancer Center & Research Institute | USA