• Research and Resources for Collaboration

  • Network with Adult Sickle Cell Providers

  • Patient Care Resources

  • Education on Clinical Management and Research Opportunities

The Sickle Cell Adult Provider Network (SCAPN)

The Sickle Cell Adult Provider Network (SCAPN) was established in 2002 with a mission to establish and support an interactive network for healthcare providers and investigators who serve adults with sickle cell disease.  This was the first, and remains the only, national organization that offers a home for healthcare professionals from multiple disciplines who focus on adult-oriented research, clinical care, provider education/training, mentorship and advocacy in sickle cell disease.


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The Sickle Cell Community Consortium is pleased to announce the 2017 Leadership Summit & General Assembly of Advocates and Community-based organizations (CBOs). The Consortium is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit collective of Sickle Cell Community-Based Organizations (CBOs), Community Partners, Sponsored Patient Organizations, Patient/Caregiver Advocates and Healthcare/Research Advisors- each dedicated to sickle cell advocacy, education, research, community awareness and patient support throughout the country.

The Consortium was created to provide an organizing arm to enable our communities to identify and address local and national needs. Patterned after the United Nations, and following a model of Collective Impact, we provide a platform to “amplify the power of the patient voice”. As part of this collaborative effort, we are excited to host the 2017 Leadership Summit and General Assembly, March 16-19, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. This meeting is open to the public.

For more information, to register to attend, or sponsorship information, please contact Dr. Lakiea Bailey at Director@sicklecellconsortium.org.








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  • Welcome to SCAPN.net

    We are excited to launch our new website!  A big thank you to the Doris Duke Foundation.  We are now a 501(c)3 organization that facilitates Research, Networking and Resources for Health Care Providers of Sickle Cell Adults!  We welcome you to visit the site and become interactive with us.

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