Further Information

Further information about sickle cell disorder is available below:

Sickle Cell

SCOOTER (Sickle Cell Open - Online Topics and Educational Resources)

The Sickle Cell Society

Organization for Sickle Cell Anaemia Research OSCAR Birmingham

OSCAR Sandwell

OSCAR Bristol

Sickle Cell Young Stroke Survivors

Broken Silence


Thalassaemia is another serious inherited blood condition affecting young people at school

United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society

School Nurses

For further information on the role of school nurses

School and Public Health Nurses Association

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Simon Dyson
Professor of Applied Sociology
Room 1.27 Hawthorn Building
De Montfort University
Leicester LE1 9BH
T: +44 (0)116 257 7751
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