Long Term Impact of Transplant & Survivorship for Sickle Cell Patients

When:  Sep 29, 2021 from 12:00 to 13:00 (CT)

Join us on September 29 at 12 PM CT, for the fourth and final webinar in the new ASTCT & NMDP Sickle Cell Webinar Series, in honor of Sickle Cell Awareness month. This webinar will feature presentations from clinicians and patient speakers on guidelines for post-transplant care and updated CIBMTR outcomes data. Other topics include:

- Expectations for organ function and recovery
- Ongoing psychosocial supports for patients and their families
- Updated outcomes data from CIBMTR, including: overall survival and subsequent cancers after transplant

This webinar will be moderated by Dr. Rachel Phelan, and feature presentations by Dr. Mary Eapen from the Medical College of Wisconsin, and Dr. Elizabeth Stenger from UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Each webinar in this series will also highlight patient's lived experiences within each of the topics.

There will be a short Q&A section at the end of the webinar, so be sure to register and submit any questions in advance that you would like answered during the webinar by emailing info@astct.org. This webinar will be recorded and the recording and slides will be posted 24-48 hours after the live event.

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The France Foundation and the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT). The France Foundation is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.