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Sickle Cell Support Group

Once a Month

Due to COVID-19 safety precautions: PLEASE CALL and confirm this support group has not been cancelled before arriving.

6 pm – 8 pm

UI Health's Sickle Cell Support Group meets the fourth Thursday of the month. The meetings serve as a venue for learning, sharing, and supporting. Most meetings feature a guest speaker and presentation on a topic of interest. All meetings provide an opportunity for discussion and sharing of experiences.

University of Illinois Hospital
Hospital Conference Room, 1130*
1740 W. Taylor St.
Parking available in the Wood Street Parking Structure

Fourth Thursday of the Month* (see below for changes and detailed schedule)
6 pm – 8 pm

For more information call 312.996.5680

Sickle Cell Support Group Schedule

DateTopics are subject to change
Sept. 23 Candlelight Ceremony In Memory of...
Oct. 28 The Art of Healing
*Nov. 25 Thanksgiving Celebration (note: this event will be at the Sickle Cell Administrative Office Conference Room)
Jan. 27, 2022 Sharing and Supporting
Feb. 24 Chicago Medical Society Sickle Cell Resolution 
March 24 Meditating Pain Away? 
April 28 Preparing for Advocacy Day In Springfield
May 26 Advocacy Day In Springfield: Next Steps
June 23 What's New at UI Sickle Cell Center
July 28 Prescription Pain Medications & Addiction
Aug. 25 Health Issues of Men with SCD

Please note: agenda items & location are subject to change. For updates please call 312.996.5267

Click here for more information on our Sickle Cell Program.

Click here to request an appointment or call the Sickle Cell Center at 312.413.8666.