Dr. Jean Walrond

Dr. Jean Walrond

Dr. Jean Walrond, Ph.D.

Sessional Instructor, Department of Social Sciences University Concordia University Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta Vice President

Dr. Walrond is a founding member of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta and a driving member of the (Re) Imagining Health conference committee. Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassaemia, Sickle Cell Disease. She loves to inspire students, nurses, doctors, researchers, and caregivers to (Re) Imagine healthcare for patients around the world.


Did you know?

The only known cure for Sickle Cell Disease is a stem cell transplant (or bone marrow transplant). Due to the difficulty in finding an identical match and the significant risks involved in this procedure, including life-threatening complications, it is rarely an option for sickle cell patients.