Are you an adult residing in Georgia living with sickle cell disease?
Do you want to learn more about treatment options for sickle cell disease?
Do you want to learn how you can have a better quality of life with sickle cell disease?
September is National Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month, and in an effort to raise awareness and educate adults with the disease, a free, one-day workshop is being held on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Adamsville Recreation Center in Atlanta.
Sponsored by the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia, in partnership with the Georgia Department of Public Health, SPCC Atlanta AHEC, and the Georgia Health Policy Center, this workshop is limited to adult sickle cell patients residing in Georgia.
Participants will hear from healthcare professionals specializing in sickle cell disease and individuals living with the disease. In addition, community resources will be available for workshop participants from regional health centers and state public health agencies.
Attendees may be accompanied by a caregiver or significant other, however, we will not be able to accommodate children.
*Complimentary continental breakfast and lunch will be provided
*Registration and breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m.
For more information, call 404-755-1641 or 404-815-4996.
PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU'RE BRINGING A GUEST, THEY MUST REGISTER ONLINE.
Due to limited capacity, online registration is highly recommended. Onsite registration will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
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