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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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CAF Celebrates International Thalassemia Day

May 8, 2020 – International Thalassemia Day is commemorated each May 8th in order to raise awareness about thalassemia. On this very special day for our community, we pause to remember our friends who are no longer with us. We also celebrate all patients who are trying to live their best lives while managing the […]

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Navdeep Singh Selected for 2018 CAF-ApoPharma Distinguished Scholar Award

June 20, 2019 – The Cooley’s Anemia Foundation is proud to announce Navdeep Singh as the 2018 CAF-ApoPharma Distinguished Scholar Award recipient.  The award is in the amount of $20,000 and is presented to individuals with a clinically significant form of thalassemia who live in the United States and are pursuing postgraduate doctoral level studies […]

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6-Year-Old Daniela Interviewed for Fox News

March 29, 2019 – CAF is so proud of Daniela Ciriello, who at only 6 years old is doing so much to raise awareness about thalassemia. Daniela has the blood disorder beta thalassemia major and must receive blood transfusions every three weeks to survive. But she doesn’t let her thalassemia stop her from dreaming and […]

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