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Sickle Cell Disease Guidelines
Expert Panel Memberhip


George Buchanan, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Director
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Barbara Yawn, M.D., M.S.P.H.
Director of Research
Olmsted Medical Center
Adjunct Professor, Family and Community Health
University of Minnesota


Araba Afenyi-Annan, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Samir Ballas, M.D.
Professor, Department of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University

Kathryn Hassell, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology
Director, Colorado Sickle Cell Treatment and Research Center
University of Colorado Denver

Andra James, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Women's Hemostasis and Thrombosis Clinic
Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center

Lanetta Jordan, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.P.H.
Director of Sickle Cell Services
Memorial Healthcare System
South Broward Hospital District

Sophie Lanzkron, M.D.
Director, Sickle Cell Center for Adults at Johns Hopkins

Richard Lottenberg, M.D.
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Professor of Medicine
University of Florida

William Savage, MD
Divisions of Transfusion Medicine and Pediatric Hematology
School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University

Paula Tanabe, Ph.D., R.N., M.S.N., M.P.H.
Associate Professor
Duke University, Schools of Nursing and Medicine

Russell E. Ware, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Vice-Chairman of Global Health
Director, Texas Children's Center for Global Health
Director, Baylor International Hematology Center of Excellence
Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital

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