Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Centres Map

Angola
National Strategy - Yes
  • Hospital Pediátrico David Bernardino Luanda
    Rua Amilcar Cabral Luanda, Luanda

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Hydroxyurea therapy, malaria, pneumococcus, nutrition and growth in children with SCA
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
      • Other
        • Chevron Corporation
    Contact Information
    Patrick McGann
    Position: Site Director of Angola SCD Initiative
    Phone: 244932731244
    mcgann@bcm.edu


Bahrain
National Strategy - Yes
  • Sickle cell disease centre, Manama Bahrain
    Salmaniya Medical Complex Manama, Bahrain

    Hours: 07:00-06:59 | (GMT+02:00) Cairo
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Available
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Shaikhal Al Arrayed
    Position: Chairperson of genetic department
    Phone: 0097339607719
    ssarayed@batelco.com.bh


Benin
National Strategy - Yes
  • Infants and Pregnant women National SCD Institute South
    01 PO Box 2640 RP Cotonou Benin Republic Cotonou, South

    Hours: 07:00-20:00 | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • Radiology
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Several
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Cherif Rahimy
    Position: Director
    Phone: 22921307242
    mrahimy@bj.refer.org


  • Infants and Pregnant women SCD Center, Benin Central
    Abomey, Central

    Hours: 08:00-19:00 | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Applied field researches
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Chantal Legbanon
    Position: Head
    Phone: 22921012636
    chantalegbanon@yahoo.fr


Brazil
National Strategy - Yes
  • Hematology Hospital of Hemope Foundation Northeast
    Rua Joaquim Nabuco, 171 - 52011-900 Recife, Northeast

    Hours: 07:00-19:00 | (GMT-03:00) Brasilia
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • DNA analysis, Clinical trials
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    Contact Information
    Aderson Araujo
    Position: Physician
    Phone: 558199765136
    aderson@hotlink.com.br


  • Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Excepcionais de Salvador Bahia
    Rua Rio Grande do Sul, 545 CEP: 41830-465 Salvador, Bahia

    Hours: 08:00-18:00 | (GMT-03:00) Brasilia
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Newborn Screening, Clinical Evaluation
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Helena Pimentel
    Position: Medical Advisor
    Phone: 557132708349
    genetica@apaesalvador.org.br


  • Centro de Hematologia e Hemoterapia do Piauí, Teresina Northeast
    Rua Primeiro de Maio, 235 Centro-Sul Teresina, Northeast

    Hours: 07:00-18:00 | (GMT-03:00) Brasilia
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • HPLC
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Evaluation
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Brunna Alves
    Position: Physician
    Phone: 0558632212480
    brunnaeulalio@hotmail.com


  • Cerdofi, Itabuna Northeast
    Rua Miguel Calmon, 95 Centro Itabuna, Northeast

    Hours: 08:00-18:00 | (GMT-03:00) Brasilia
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • TCD
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Starting next year
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Professor Teresa Cristina Fonseca
    Position: Medical Director
    Phone: 7388119215
    ruiteresafonseca@uol.com.br


Canada
National Strategy - No
  • Hôpital Ste-Justine, Montreal Quebec
    3175 Côte Ste-Catherine Montreal, Quebec

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • sickle cell anemia, morbidity, acute chest syndrome, nutrition
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Yves Pastore
    Position: MD
    Phone: 5143454639
    yves.pastore@umontreal.ca

    Nancy Robitaille
    Position: MD
    Phone: 5143454639
    nancy.robitaille@umontreal.ca


  • Montreal Children's Hospital Quebec
    2300 Tupper St Montreal QC, H3H 1P3 Montreal, Quebec

    Hours: 08:00-16:30 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical research
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Sharon Abish
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: 5144124445
    sharon.abish@muhc.mcgill.ca


  • Stollery Children's Hospital Alberta
    8440 112 Street NW, T6G 2B7 Edmonton, Alberta

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Participation in Canada-wide research initiatives
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Mark Belletrutti
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: 17804078822
    mark.belletrutti@albertahealthservices.ca


  • CancerCare Manitoba Manitoba
    675 McDermot Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba

    Hours: | (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • None at present
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Jayson Stoffman
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: 2047874372
    jayson.stoffman@cancercare.mb.ca


  • CHUQ, Quebec City Quebec
    2705 Boulevard Laurier Quebec, Quebec

    Hours: | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Research
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Valerie Larouche
    Position: Pediatric hematologist
    Phone: 418656414147191
    valerie.larouche@mail.chuq.qc.ca


  • Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto Ontario
    555 University Avenue Toronto, Ontario

    Hours: 00:01-23:59 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Multi-center studies; Institutional review studies
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Melanie Kirby
    Position: Staff Physician
    Phone: 4168137606
    melanie.kirby-allen@sickkids.ca


  • Hemoglobinopathy program of BC, Vancouver British Columbia
    St. Paul’s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Comox Bilding, Room 217, V6Z 1Y6 Vancouver, British Columbia

    Hours: | (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Analysis
    Research Activities
    • Research in hemoglobinopathy
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Hatoon Ezzat
    Position: Clinical Hematologist
    Phone: 6048068784
    aweatherston@providencehealth.bc.ca


  • McMaster University Medical Centre and St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton Ontario
    1280 Main Street West, L8S 4L8 Hamiton, Ontario

    Hours: | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Molecular testing, Hemoglobinopathy education
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Madeleine Verhovsek
    Position: Hematologist
    Phone: 9055216024
    verhovm@mcmaster.ca


  • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa - Centre Ontario
    401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1 Ottawa, Ontario
    Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
    Hours: 0800-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • sickle cell disease, health services research, nutrition, pain management
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Dr. Robert Klaassen Dr. Robert Klaassen
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: +1 613-737-7600 ext. 2210
    rklaassen@cheo.on.ca

    Dr. Ewurabena Simpson Dr. Ewurabena Simpson
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: +1 613-737-7600 ext. 2370
    esimpson@cheo.on.ca


Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
National Strategy - Yes
  • CEFA center / Monkole hospital, RDC Kinshasa
    10, Mbanzamboma, mont ngafula, Kinshasa, DRC Kinshasa, Kinshasa

    Hours: 08:00-20:00 | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Malaria, stroke, pulmonary hypertension, hydroxyurea therapy, foetal hemoglobin and genetic factors, HIV, infection
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    Contact Information
    Baron Ngasia
    Position: Coordinator of sickle cell program
    Phone: 00243815161986
    barongasia@gmail.com


France
National Strategy - Yes
  • Centre de la Drépanocytose, Hôpital Universitaire de la Mère et de l'Enfant Robert Debré, Paris Ile-de-France
    48 Boulevard Sérurier, 75019 Paris, Ile-de-France

    Hours: 00:01-23:59 | (GMT+01:00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and basic research, Pathophysiology, Pharmacogenomics, Innovative therapeutic procedures
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Malika Benkerrou
    Position: Staff Physician
    Phone: 0033140035736
    malika.benkerrou@rdb.aphp.fr


  • Red Cell Genetic Disesase Unit, Créteil Paris area
    Hôpital Universitaire Henri Mondor 51 Av du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny 94010 Créteil, Paris area

    Hours: 08:00-19:00 | (GMT+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical trials; fundamental; genetics; applied; transferts
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Frederic Galacteros
    Position: Chair
    Phone: 33149812296
    frederic.galacteros@hmn.aphp.fr


Gabon
National Strategy - No
  • SCD-CIRMF, Franceville Central Africa
    BP 769 Franceville , Central Africa

    Hours: 14:00-20:00 | (GMT+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • SCD and infectious diseases
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Ulrick Bisvigou
    Position: Coordinator
    Phone: 0024107770775
    ubisvigou@hotmail.fr


Ghana
National Strategy - Yes
  • Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra Greater Accra
    Department of Child Health, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital Accra, Greater Accra

    Hours: | (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time : Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Pubertal changes in adolescent SCD patients
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Catherine Segbefia
    Position: Paediatric Haematologist
    Phone: 233276605666
    csegbefia@gmail.com


Greece
National Strategy - No
  • Hemoglobinopathy Unit of the First Department of Internal Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School at Laiko hospital, Greece Attica
    Agiou Thoma 17, Athina 11527 Athens, Attica

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT+02:00) Athens, Bucharest
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Thalassemia, sickle cell disease, heart failure, cardiomyopathies
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Sophia Delicou
    Position: Clinical Hematologist
    Phone: 2132061643
    sophiadelicou@gmail.com


Guadeloupe
National Strategy - Yes
  • Unité Transversale de la Drépanocytose (Sickle Cell Unit), Pointe a Pitre Guadeloupe
    Centre de reference de la drepanocytose (Sickle cell reference centre), CHU de Pointe a Pitre/Abymes, Route de Chauvel, BP 465, 97159 Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe

    Hours: 07:00-17:00 | (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical research, collaborations with Resarch Unit : UMR U665 Inserm/université des Antilles-Guyane and CIC-EC 802 Antilles-Guyane
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Maryse Etienne Julan
    Position: Medical Head
    Phone: 05900590916808
    maryse.etienne-julan@chu-guadeloupe.fr


Guinea
National Strategy - No
  • Hôpital Donka (CHU), Guinea Basse Guinée
    Conakry, Basse Guinée

    Hours: | selectTimeZone
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Recherche clinique
    Funding Sources
    • Government
      • Other
        • Charge des parents
    Contact Information
    Pathe Diallo
    Position: Pediatre Hematologiste
    Phone: 0022462411101
    bapathediallo@yahoo.fr


Honduras
National Strategy - No
  • Centro de Cuido Integral para Anemia Drepanocítica, Hematología Pediátrica, Hospital Escuela, Tegucigalpa Central America
    Calle de la Salud Tegucigalpa, Central America

    Hours: 07:00-15:00 | (GMT-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Ongoing updating and review of national sickle cell disease statistics
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Armando Pena
    Position: Director
    Phone: 50499860338
    armandopenahernandez@yahoo.com


India
National Strategy - Yes
  • Sickle Cell Treatment Centre, Bardoli Gujarat
    Shishudeep Children’s Hospital, B/H Sardar Smark Hospital, BARDOLI-394602, Dist-Surat Bardoli, Gujarat

    Hours: 10:00-18:00 | (GMT+05:30) Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Natural history of Sickle cell
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Jyotish Patel
    Position: Chairman
    Phone: 221135
    sicklegujarat@gmail.com


  • Regional Haemoglobinopathy Detection and Management Centre, Nagpur Maharashtra Centre
    Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Central Avenue Road, 440018 Nagpur, Maharashtra Centre

    Hours: 10:00-17:00 | (GMT+05:30) Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • CME,NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES,DESSERTATIONS,ICMR SHORT TERM PROJECTS
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Anuradha Shrikhande
    Position: Professor
    Phone: 919421695835
    dravshrikhanderhdmc@yahoo.com


  • State of Art Comprehensive care for Sickle cell Disease, Nagpur Maharashtra
    Nagpur, Maharashtra

    Hours: 09:00-17:00 | (GMT+05:30) Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • 1)Project titled “Community Control of Thalassemia:-Establishment of molecular characterization of haemoglobinopathies and Prenatal Diagnosis of Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease at regional Centers”-Indian Council of Medical Research Project. 2)Assessment Of Neonatal Screening Approaches For Sickle Cell Disease And The Effect Of Early Intervention In Management Of The Disease-Department of Biotechnology Project.
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Dipty Jain
    Position: Professor
    Phone: 919373103579
    jdipty@rediffmail.com


Italy
National Strategy - Yes
  • Sickle Cell Disease Centre, Padova Veneto
    Via Giustiniani 3 Padova, Veneto

    Hours: 08:00-18:00 | (GMT+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Yes
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Raffaella Colombatti
    Position: Physician
    Phone: 00393455356570
    rcolombatti@gmail.com


  • Sickle Cell Disease Centre, Padova Veneto
    Via Giustiniani 3 Padova, Veneto

    Hours: 08:00-18:00 | (GMT+01:00) Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Yes
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Raffaella Colombatti
    Position: Physician
    Phone: 00393455356570
    rcolombatti@gmail.com


Jamaica
National Strategy - Yes
  • Sickle Cell Unit, University of the West Indies Caribbean
    Sickle Cell Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona Kingston, Caribbean

    Hours: 08:30-16:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Epidemiology; Clinical Trials
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    Contact Information
    Marvin Reid
    Position: Director
    Phone: 8769272471
    marvin.reid@uwimona.edu.jm


Kenya
National Strategy - No
  • Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi East Africa
    P.O BOX 19676 - 0202 KNH Nairobi, East Africa

    Hours: 09:00-16:00 | (GMT+02:00) Jerusalem
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • A few
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Peter Mwamba
    Position: Consultant Hematologist
    Phone: 254722400128
    peter.mwamba@uonbi.ac.ke


  • Kilifi District Hospital / KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi Coast Province
    PO Box 230 Kilifi, Coast Province

    Hours: 09:00-13:00 | (GMT+03:00) Nairobi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Natural history studies of sickle cell disease. Burden studies. Genetic modifiers.
    Funding Sources
      • Other
        • Wellcome Trust UK
    Contact Information
    Thomas Williams
    Position: Principal Investigator
    Phone: 00254417522063
    tom.n.williams@gmail.com


  • AMPATH Sickle Cell Center and Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret Western Kenya
    4606, Eldoret Code 30100 Eldoret, Western Kenya

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT+03:00) Nairobi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Hydroxyurea in Sickle cell and Pilot on Neonatal Screening
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    F. Chite Asirwa
    Position: Program Director.PI
    Phone: 011254700522149
    asirwa@yahoo.com


Kuwait
National Strategy - Yes
  • Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital, Kuwait Middle East
    Department of Pediatrics, Kuwait University, PO Box 24923, Safat 13110 Kuwait City, Middle East

    Hours: | (GMT+03:00) Kuwait, Riyadh
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Organ dysfunction in SCD patients with high Hb F. Correlation of neurocognitive indices with neuroimaging studies; Response to hydroxyurea in Kuwait patients
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Adekunle Adekile
    Position: Chairman
    Phone: 96599391668
    adekile@gmail.com


Lebanon
National Strategy - Yes
  • GNK Comprehensive Care Center for Sickle Cell Disease, Tripoli North
    Al Moutran Street Tripoli, North

    Hours: 08:30-17:00 | (GMT+02:00) Beirut
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Genetic, molecular, clinical
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Adlette Inati
    Position: Director and Founder
    Phone: 03228033
    adlette.inati@lau.edu.lb


  • American University of Beirut Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Beirut
    Cairo Street, Hamra Beirut, Beirut

    Hours: 07:00-17:00 | (GMT+02:00) Beirut
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Miguel Abboud
    Position: Professor and Chairman of the department
    Phone: 009611350000
    ma56@aub.edu.lb


Mali
National Strategy - No
  • Sickle Cell Disease Research and control Center, Mali West Africa
    03 BP: 186 BKO 03 Point G, Commune III Bamako, West Africa

    Hours: 07:30-16:00 | (GMT) Casablanca
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Research
    Funding Sources
      • Other
        • Government, Technical, and Financial
    Contact Information
    Dapa Diallo
    Position: Director
    Phone: 20223898
    dadiallo@icermali.org


Martinique
National Strategy - Yes
  • Pediatrics Unit, Reference centre for Sickle cell disease in the French Caribean departments, Fort-de-France Martinique
    Maison de la femme, de la mère, de l'enfant, CHU de Fort-de-France, BP 632, 97261 Fort-de-France, Martinique

    Hours: 01:00-23:30 | (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • On sickle cell disease with reference centre partners and research units : UMR Inserm U665/ Universite des Antilles-Guyane and CIC-EC 802 Antilles-Guyane
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Gisele Elana
    Position: Reference Pediatrician
    Phone: 596596709357
    Gisele.Elana@chu-fortdefrance.fr


  • Centre Intégré de la Drépanocytose (Comprehensive sickle cell centre), Reference centre for Sickle cell disease in the french caribbean departments, Le Lamentin Martinique
    Centre Hospitalier du Lamentin/Mangot Vulcin, B.P 429, 97292 Le Lamentin, Martinique

    Hours: 07:00-17:00 | (GMT-04:00) Atlantic Time (Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    Research Activities
    • On sickle cell disease with partners of the reference centre for sickle cell disease and from research units : UMR Inserm U665/Université des Antilles-Guyane and CIC-EC 802 Antilles-Guyane
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Gylna Loko
    Position: Medical Head
    Phone: 596596488189
    gylna.loko@ch-lamentin.fr


Nigeria
National Strategy - No
  • University College Hospital, Ibadan West Africa
    University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State Ibadan, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and epidemiology; zinc status and influence on growth
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Biobele Brown
    Position: Head
    Phone: 2348061334958
    biosbrown@yahoo.com


  • Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife West Africa
    Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Osun State Ile-Ife, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Blood transfusion services
      • X-ray
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical, epidemiological; newborn screening
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Nora Akinola
    Position: Head
    Phone: 2348033447557
    norahakinola@yahoo.com


  • Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa West Africa
    Wesley Guild Hospital, Osun State Ilesha, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Evaluation of cardiac enzymes in SCD children; infuence of lime juice on severity of SCD in children
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Samuel Adegoke
    Position: Head
    Phone: 2348035037560
    adegoke2samade@yahoo.com


  • Federal Medical Center, Asaba West Africa
    Federal Medical Center, Delta State Asaba, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
    Laboratory Services
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Blood count
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and epidemiological research
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Hginus Opara
    Position: Head
    Phone: 2348056657183
    hygopara@yahoo.com


  • Lagos State University Teaching Hospital West Africa
    LASUTH, Ikeja Lagos, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • immunogenic response to pneumococccal vaccine in SCD children; nasopharyngeal carriage of S. pneumoniae in unimmunized SCD children
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Ijeoma Akinwunmi
    Position: Head
    Phone: 234803389757
    234803389757


  • Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria West Africa
    Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Kaduna State Zaria, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Olufemi Ogunrinde
    Position: Head
    Phone: 2348033342627
    femiogunrinde@hotmail.com


  • University of Lagos Teaching Hospital West Africa
    LUTH Lagos, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Paediatric case management
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Renal dysfunction in children with SCA
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Adebola Akinsulie
    Position: Head
    Phone: 08023531651
    adebolaakinsulie@yahoo.com


  • University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu West Africa
    Pediatric SCD Clinic, Ituku, Ozalla Enugu, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical, Epidmiological, Genomics
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Ifeoma Emodi
    Position: Director
    Phone: 2348034086764
    ifeoma_emodi@yahoo.com


  • Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital, Kano West Africa
    Pediatric SCD Clinic MMSH, Kano Kano, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical, epidemiological
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Binta Wudil
    Position: Director
    Phone: 23408037002249
    hajiyakarama@yahoo.co.uk


  • Sickle Cell Foundation of Nigeria, Lagos West Africa
    Isolo Lagos, West Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+01:00) West Central Africa
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • Radiology
      • TCD
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and epidemiological research
    Funding Sources
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Olu Akinyanju
    Position: Director
    Phone: 2348033073833
    oluakinyanju@yahoo.com


Oman
National Strategy - Yes
  • Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Oman Middle East
    PO Box 35, Department of Hematology, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital Muscat, Middle East

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT+04:00) Abu Dhabi, Muscat
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and laboratory research projects
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Salam Al Kindi
    Position: Head of Department
    Phone: 96824144947
    sskindi@yahoo.com


Portugal
National Strategy - Yes
  • Departamento de Pediatria do Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte, Lisbon Lisboa e Vale do Tejo
    Avenida Egas Moniz 1649 - 028 Lisbon, Lisboa e Vale do Tejo

    Hours: 09:00-16:00 | (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time : Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    • Paediatric case management
    Laboratory Services
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • Developmental and validation of vaso-occlusion early predictors in a Mendelian model of vascular disease
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Anabela Morais
    Position: Coordinator
    Phone: 217805352
    a.morais@chln.min-saude.pt


Senegal
National Strategy - Yes
  • Centre Hospitalier National d'Enfants Albert Royer, Dakar Dakar
    Avenue Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar Fann, PO Box 25755 Dakar, Dakar

    Hours: 08:00-14:00 | (GMT) Greenwich Mean Time : Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Research
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Diagne Ibrahima
    Position: Paediatrician
    Phone: 221776321746
    ibdiagne@refer.sn


Tanzania, United Republic of
National Strategy - Yes
  • Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar-es-Salaam East Africa
    Muhimbili Wellcome Programme, Sickle Cell Disease Group, 3rd Floor, Central Pathology laboratory (CPL), Muhimbili National Hospital, United Nations road, Upanga Dar-es-Salaam, East Africa

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT+03:00) Nairobi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Epidemiology, Nutritional Trials, Haematology, Genomics and Neurosciences
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Julie Makani
    Position: Senior Lecturer
    Phone: 255754381551
    julie.makani@muhimbili-wellcome.org


Uganda
National Strategy - No
  • Sickle Cell Day Care Centre, Kampala East Africa
    Old Mulago, Mulago Hospital Complex, PO Box 7051 Kampala, East Africa

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT+03:00) Nairobi
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Undergraduate and post-graduate research being done at the centre. No current research activities.
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Christoper Ndugwa
    Position: Clinic Head
    Phone: 00256752656018
    cmndugwa@mujhu.org


United Kingdom
National Strategy - Yes
  • North West London Hospitals NHS Trust London
    Acton Lane, London, NW10 7NS London, London

    Hours: 00:00-00:00 | selectTimeZone
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Pain, Quality of Life, Adherence, Neuropsychology
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Gavin Cho
    Position: Consultant Haematologist
    Phone: 442084532112
    gavin.cho@nhs.net


United States
National Strategy - No
  • University of Illinois Illinois
    1740 West Taylor Street 5E Chicago, Illinois

    Hours: 8:30-17:00 | (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • All aspects of sickle cell disease: basic science, translational, clinical, social, adolescent transition
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Lewis Hsu
    Position: Professor
    Phone: 3029965680
    LewHsu@uic.edu


  • Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Illinois
    225 E. Chicago Ave Chicago, Illinois

    Hours: | (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • cardiopulmonary exercise tolerance, hydroxyurea for abnormal cerebral bloodflow, transfusions for silent infarcts, tablet-based pain assessment, iron overload
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Janice Beatty
    Position: Sickle cell Nurse Specialist
    Phone: 3122274813
    jbeatty@luriechildrens.org


  • Brigham and Women's Hospital Sickle Cell Disease Center Massachusetts
    75 Francis Street, 02115 Boston, Massachusetts

    Hours: | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Analysis
    Research Activities
    • Clinical and laboratory research of inducers of fetal hemoglobin and inhibitors of iNKT cell activation.
    Funding Sources
      • Other
        • Hospital
    Contact Information
    Karen Valerie
    Position: Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 6177325048
    karen_valere@dfci.harvard.edu


  • Interfaith Medical Center, Brookly New York
    528 Prospect Place Brooklyn, New York

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Institutional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Yes
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Miren Blackwood
    Position: Coordinator
    Phone: 7186136875
    mblackwood@interfaithmedical.org


  • Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn New York
    One Brookdale Plaza, Suite # 346 Brooklyn, New York

    Hours: 09:00-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Clinical Trials
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Kusum Viswanathan
    Position: Director Pediatric Hematology.Oncology
    Phone: 7182405904
    kviswana@brookdale.edu


  • New York Methodist Hospital Sickle Cell/Thalassemia Program New York
    506 6th Street, 11215 Brooklyn, New York

    Hours: 09:00-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • NYS Hemoglobinopathy Specialty Center
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Rita Bellevue
    Position: Program Director
    Phone: 7188575643
    rib9001@nyp.org


  • Winthrop Pediatric Hematology, Mineola Northeast
    120 Mineola Boulevard, Suite 460 Mineola, Northeast

    Hours: 08:00-18:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Diagnosis and Treatment
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Mark Weinblatt
    Position: Pediatric Hematologist
    Phone: 5166639400
    mweinblatt@winthrop.org


  • Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York New York
    269-01 76th Avenue New Hyde Park, New York

    Hours: 08:00-19:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • TWiTCH (TCD With Transfusions Changing to Hydroxurea), SWiTCH, The in vitro effect of IMiD drugs on fetal hemoglobin production in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD)
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Antonella Farrell
    Position: Coordinator
    Phone: 7184703608
    afarrell@nshs.edu


  • Texas Children's Hematology Center Texas
    6701 Fannin Street, Ste 1410 Houston, Texas

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • TWiTCH
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Dr. Amber Yates
    Position: Co-Director
    Phone: +1 832 822 4362
    amyates@texaschildrens.org


  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York Northeast
    One Gustave L. Levy Place, 10029 New York, Northeast

    Hours: | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: National
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Vitamin D, platelet activation during crisis
    Funding Sources
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Jena Simon
    Position: NP
    Phone: 2122419532
    jena.simon@mountsinai.org


  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis Mid-South
    262 Danny Thomas Place, TN, 38115 Memphis, Mid-South

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Research facility, as well as clinical
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Jane Hankins
    Position: Associate Member
    Phone: 9015952051
    jane.hankins@stjude.org


  • Sickle Cell & Hemoglobinopathy Center of Western New York Western New York State
    Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo, 219 Bryant Street, NY 14222 Buffalo, Western New York State

    Hours: | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Member SCDCRN; Registry for Surveillance of Hemoglobinopathies participant
    Funding Sources
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Steven Ambrusko
    Position: Director
    Phone: 17168787349
    sambrusko@upa.chob.edu


  • Sickle Cell Center for Adults at Johns Hopkins, Baltimore Mid-Atlantic
    600 N. Wolfe St, Carnegie 136, MD 21287 Baltimore, Mid-Atlantic

    Hours: 09:00-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Health services research, stem cell transplant, investigational drug therapies
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    • Philanthropy
    Contact Information
    Sophie Lanzkron
    Position: Director
    Phone: 4106140043
    slanzkr@jhmi.edu


  • Columbia University, Pediatric Hematology, New York New York
    3959 Broadway, CHC10, 10032 New York, New York

    Hours: 08:00-17:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    Research Activities
    • Hydroxurea response, stroke prevention
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Nancy Green
    Position: Associate Professor
    Phone: 2123052466
    nsg11@columbia.edu


  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania (Eastern)
    4401 Penn Avenue, Floor 9 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Eastern)

    Hours: 08:00-16:00 | (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: Regional
    • Dedicated SCD centre
    • Adult case management
    • Paediatric case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • TCD
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    Laboratory Services
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
      • Capillary electrophoresis
      • HPLC
      • Isoelectric focusing
    • DNA
      • Extraction
      • Analysis
    • Microbiology
    Research Activities
    • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Therapy, GMI, MAGIC, Mobile-DOT for HU, Novartis, BMT STRIDE, Eli Lilly, Web-based Pain Study, Newborn Screening, Study of Sickle Cell Disease in India, SC Research Registry
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    • Industry
    • Non-Governmental Organization
    Contact Information
    Lakshmanan Krishnamurti
    Position: Director
    Phone: 4126927192
    lakshmanan.krishnamurti@chp.edu


Zambia
National Strategy - No
  • University Teaching Hospital (UTH) sickle cell disease clinic and in-patient ward, Lusaka Sub-Saharan Africa
    UTH, dept of paediatrics and child health, P/BAG RW1 Lusaka, Sub-Saharan Africa

    Hours: | (GMT+02:00) Harare, Pretoria
    Clinical Services
    • Newborn Screening: None
    • Adult case management
    • In-patient services
    • Intensive care facility
    • Radiology
      • X-ray
      • CT Scan
      • MRI
    • Hydroxyurea therapy
    • Blood transfusion services
    • Paediatric case management
    Laboratory Services
    • Microbiology
    • Blood count
    • Hemoglobin analysis
      • Electrophoresis
    Research Activities
    • point of care evaluation of a screening test for SCD
    Funding Sources
    • Government
    Contact Information
    Catherine Chunda
    Position: Paediatrician
    Phone: 260977879152
    catherinechunda@yahoo.co.uk