Sickle Cell Disease Advocates of Minnesota (SCDAM)
The Sickle cell Disease Advocates of Minnesota is the only Sickle Cell Association in the State of Minnesota. It is an association dedicated to improving the lives of families affected by sickle cell disease. We support endeavors that will get us closer to a permanent cure of sickle cell disease. We advocate for better knowledge among healthcare providers about sickle cell disease and also more targeted research towards health services and new healthcare researchers. We focus our activities on community outreach and events to help raise awareness about the condition, and preventive measures. We also patner with other organizations to hold outreach seminars and lectures hfor health professionals to improve their knowledge about the condition.