Welcome to the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research!

FSCDR is a non-profit organization committed to supporting innovative research for sickle cell disease to help maximize the quality of life for those affected within the South Florida community

Journal of Sickle Cell Disease and Hemoglobinopathies

Guest Editor, Kenneth I. Ataga, MD, MBBS Access the Special Edition

Gershwin Blyden, MD, PhD
Sickle Cell Disease Expert
Specialty: Hematology-Oncology
Accepting Appointments

The Sickle Cell Care and Research Network

The nation’s first outpatient center in Hollywood, FL, solely devoted to sickle cell disease care and services

The Sickle Cell Care and Research Network (SCCRN) is the nation’s first standalone outpatient center solely dedicated to sickle cell disease care and services. This is historically significant, as the South Florida community has one of the nation’s highest numbers of individuals affected by sickle cell, but not yet had a center specifically made for sickle cell treatment. We are accepting new patients daily and also offer free screenings. Know your sickle cell status!

FSCDR has partnered with

Because of this partnership, we can now provide patients with:


Email medicalert@fscdr.org to get signed up!