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8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar 2016

The Culture and Politics of Pain

Cayenne Wellness Center's annual educational seminar was held in 2016 for the eigth time at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. The seminar is intended to inform California physicians, nurses, patients and community members on current trends in sickle cell disease pain management. This 2016 program featured NIHs pain management protocol and the Joint Commission of Hospitals discussion for patients to advocate for best care practices. The highlight will be a discussion on clinical trials (why participate and what trials are available).

Patients, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, nursing students, and other healthcare professionals were encouraged to attend with their practice managers.

8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Seminar Presentations

Peterson & Hofstra Presentation
Historic and Current Complications in Children with Sickle Cell Disease
Presented by Trish McMahon Peterson, RN, MSN, CPNP and Thoms C. Hofstra, MD
Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Program, Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disease
 
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Cage Johnson Presentation
Sickle Cell Diseases
Presented by Cage S. Johnson, MD — Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Director Sickle Cell Center, Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center
 
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Gretchen Badami Presentation
Treating Pain with Natural Medicine: Multiple Modalities and Affordable Resources
Presented by Dr. Gretchen Badami, DAOM, LAc, AM — Dean at Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine Santa Monica, Emperor's College Clinic
 
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8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Seminar Videos

Day 1 — September 9, 2016

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Day 2 — September 10, 2016

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Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar Registration Form

Seminar BrochureRegistration is open!

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Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar Brochure

Seminar Brochure
Our 4 page seminar brochure includes a detailed schedule for both days of the seminar and pricing information.

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Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar General Information and Map Flyer

Seminar Information & Map
Our General Information and Map flyer gives an overview of the 8th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar and map of the location. Click on the map to access Google Maps directions.

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Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar Patient & Author Flyer

Seminar Patient-Author
Meet the authors who will be participating in the seminar. The highlight will be a discussion panel of patients diagnosed with Sickle Cell Disease.

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Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar Sponsorship Opportunities Flyer

Seminar Sponsorship Opportunities
This flyer explains the Sponsorship Opportunities available for the Sickle Cell Disease Educational Seminar for 2016.

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