Dr. Jean Walrond PhD

Dr. Jean Walrond PhD

Instructor at Concordia University Edmonton with 15 Years on SCFA

Reason for joining SCFA:

Foster research into Sickle Cell disease and support.


Did You Know?

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


Our Directors

Felix Ikokwu

Admin Assistant

Hannah Eche-Ameh


Dr. Kimberly Burke


Michelle Paterson Nipp

Past President

Dr. Jean Walrond PhD

President - Research & Education

Dr. Carlyle Ross


Bernice Asiedu-Ampen

Vice President - Administration & Northern Alberta

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