From July 7 to 10, sickle cell patients, advocates and specialists from around the world will converge in Accra, Ghana for the 7th International Symposium on SCD. The theme for this year’s event is ‘Easing the Pain and Improving The Lives of People With SCD’.
The Symposium will be declared open by His Excellency, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Adodo.
Sponsors of the Symposium include the Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana, Ghana Ministry of Health, Ghana Health Service and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA.
The Symposium is being held jointly with the SCD Research Network in Central Africa. Discounts available for SCD patients and patient organizations.