At the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research we believe that everybody is born with the right to a long, healthy, pain-free life. With innovative research, treatments, and education, we can change the conversation and shape the future for this genetic disorder.
Now Offering COVID-19 Testing
For All Patients!
HOURS: 8:30 AM - 5 PM Weekdays, No Appointment Necessary!
We offer COVID-19 Testing via ID Now, giving you results in 13 minutes or less. Help slow the spread of COVID-19 by knowing your status! We offer 2 kinds of tests: a test to detect the active virus, and a test to detect antibodies in people who were previously infected.
WHO WE HELP
Sickle cell disease patients and their families no longer have to suffer alone. Hear stories from real-life patients.
The nation’s first comprehensive multispecialty center dedicated to sickle cell patients provides long-term, holistic services for those affected. Get a free screening to know your status.
FSCDR works with countless research institutions to improve comprehensive standards of care and maximize the quality of life for those affected for generations ahead.
Learn about our multi-specialty 501[c]  non-profit organization dedicated to make sickle cell disease a non-threatening condition.
Sign up for the Annual Sickle Cell Disease Research and Educational Symposium.
Compassionate collaborations make everything possible to improve the wellbeing of sickle cell patients.
National median life expectancy
African Americans are born with SCD
years old sevenfold chance of death
Physicians feel comfortable treating SC patients
FDA approved medications for SC
You can save a life. Become aware of the most common rare disease and donate today.
EVENTS & MORE
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