ODI Speaker Series: Sickle Cell Disease Up Close and Personal

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Date: February 28, 2020
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Scott Hall Blue Lecture Hall | Map
540 E. Canfield
Detroit, MI 48201
Category: Seminar

Healthcare continues to evolve as we progress in our academic and professional journeys; however, we must take the time to reflect on how far science and technology have advanced to appreciate its evolution. On Friday, February 28, 2020, at noon, Dr. Wanda Whitten-Shurney, one of the pioneers of patient care in the City of Detroit, will share her journey as a Pediatric Hematologist. She will also share her history with the Wayne State University School of Medicine and how she advocates for her patients inside and outside the clinic. In addition to working as a Pediatric Hematologist, Dr. Whitten-Shurney coordinates and oversees multiple organizations that support the Michigan population with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD), including the SCD Association of America. We hope to see you there.

Please RSVP here: https://forms.gle/zYiP9c2wpo6qi9vY6

For more information on SCD or the Michigan Chapter of the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, please visit scdaami.org. For more Office of Diversity & Inclusion events, please visit getinvolved.wayne.edu/organization/odisom.

Contact

Office of Diversity & Inclusion
3135771598
diversity@med.wayne.edu

Cost

Free

Audience

Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

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