JOIN THE FIGHT TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF

SICKLE CELL DISEASE.

At the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research we believe that everybody is born with the right to a long, healthy, pain-free life. With innovative research, treatments, and education, we can change the conversation and shape the future for this genetic disorder.

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WHO WE HELP

Sickle cell disease patients and their families no longer have to suffer alone. Hear stories from real-life patients.

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OUR SERVICES

The nation’s first comprehensive multispecialty center dedicated to sickle cell patients provides long-term, holistic services for those affected. Get a free screening to know your status.

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FUNDING RESEARCH

FSCDR works with countless research institutions to improve comprehensive standards of care and maximize the quality of life for those affected for generations ahead.

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ABOUT US

Learn about our multi-specialty 501[c] [3] non-profit organization dedicated to make sickle cell disease a non-threatening condition.

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THE SYMPOSIUM

Sign up for the Annual Sickle Cell Disease Research and Educational Symposium.

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OUR SUPPORTERS

Compassionate collaborations make everything possible to improve the wellbeing of sickle cell patients.

42-48 YRS

National median life expectancy

1-10

African Americans are born with SCD

15-16

years old sevenfold chance of death

1-5

Physicians feel comfortable treating SC patients

ONLY 2

FDA approved medications for SC

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GET INVOLVED

You can save a life. Become aware of the most common rare disease and donate today.

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EVENTS & MORE

Be an active supporter with fundraisers, local gatherings, and informational lectures.

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Keep updated with the latest news and community announcements.

JOIN US AND HELP CREATE

A PAIN-FREE LEGACY.