Sickle Cell Anemia Awareness Month

We’ve heard the term Sickle Cell Anemia for many, many decades.  But, if you don’t have it or it you don’t know someone who does… you probably don’t know a lot of about it.  September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month.  We’re taking a closer look a the disease.

Resources: Stomp Out Sickle Cell Event:  http://www.alum.howard.edu/s/1724/alumni/interior.aspx?sid=1724&pgid=1210&gid=2&cid=2867&ecid=2867&post_id=0

Dr. James Taylor, Director, The Howard University Center for Sickle Cell Disease

Ammanuel Taye, Howard University Sickle Cell Researcher

Chadric Garrick, Sickle Cell Patient & Howard University Student

 

Harold Fisher


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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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