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Academic Activism: Choosing the Right Time and The Right Place - King/Lavizzo Lecture

Objectives and Disclosures

  • Assess the clinical history of improved survival of children and adults with sickle cell disease in the current era
  • Analyze the current success and failures for durative treatment of children and adults with sickle cell disease
  • Outline clinical and genetic strategies to improve health outcomes before and after curative therapy in children and adults with sickle cell disease

Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.


Michael DeBaun, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research, J.C. Peterson Chair in Pediatric Pulmonology, and Director, Vanderbilt-Meharry Center for Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease



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