Month: October 2021

Navdeep Singh Shares His Thalassemia Journey

October 27, 2021 – We invite you to read about Navdeep Singh’s journey with thalassemia at the following link: https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/thalassemia/stories.html. CAF thanks Navdeep for sharing his personal story with the thalassemia community and the CDC for helping people learn more about living with thalassemia.

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CDC Webinar on Cardiovascular Complications on Nov 18

October 26, 2021 – Dr. John Wood will be presenting a webinar on November 18 at 2:00 pm (Eastern)  entitled “The Heart in Thalassemia” from 2:00 – 3:00 PM ET. This webinar is part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Public Health Webinar Series on Blood Disorders. In this webinar, Dr. Wood will discuss the three most […]

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CAF Welcomes Steve Hemraj as Patient Outreach Director

October 19, 2021 – Steve Hemraj, MPA is very excited and honored to join the team at Cooley’s Anemia Foundation as its Patient Outreach Director. He believes patient experience is paramount to linkage, retention, and optimal health outcome. Steve’s eighteen years knowledge and experience in patient outreach and engagement, clinical experience and quality improvement well […]

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CAF Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Patient Incentive Awards Until Feb 11, 2022

October 15, 2021 – The Cooley’s Anemia Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2021-2022 Patient Incentive Awards, as well as the 2021-2022 Educational Incentive Awards for Children of Individuals with Thalassemia. These awards are open to thalassemia patients, as well as children of thalassemia patients, who are U.S. residents and are currently pursuing education […]

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