A recent article in the Capital Business Journal, a Washington Post publication, about diversifying the local economy included information about how Children’s National is using data to help improve care for children with chronic conditions like sickle cell disease.
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"His future depended on the transplant, and I knew I had to do something to help," school nurse Deborah Owens, LPN, says. Learn how Owens went on to educate a community and save one child's life through bone marrow transplantation.
Emily Meier, MD, Director of the Sickle Cell Disease Program, talks about bone marrow transplants and sickle cell disease in a recent Washington Post article.
David Jacobsohn, MD, ScM, talks to WBOC-TV about stem cells and how they're used.
Steven J. Hardy, PhD, and Kristina K. Hardy, PhD, received Doris Duke Innovations award for research into mobile app computerized cognitive training programs to help children with sickle cell disease overcome memory and attention deficits.