Category: Events

Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2020

Presentation from our 2020 AGM Q&A Would you say that gene edited using CRISPR is a lower risk than stem cell transplants? Gene-editing with CRISPR-Cas9 uses a process similar to stem cell transplants. IMO, it is safer because the stem cell used are from the “patient” thus will not have a risk of GVHD as would …

Annual General Meeting 2019

Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta July 27th, 2019 11am – 2pm MDT Edmonton, Alberta Venue : Edmonton city hall. Main auditorium Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton AB T5J 2R7 Presentations by: Hannah Eche-Ameh BSC. Nursing.( Peer-to-Peer counselling) Dr. Jean Walrond Ph.D. ( Newborn screening for Sickle Cell Anemia) (Pint Size: A report on blood donation research …

Family Fun Event

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta would like to welcome our friends and families to a night of fun! Please join us for an evening supper and bowling with members of our community. …