Mission Statement

The New England Pediatric Sickle Cell Consortium is a regional cooperative group of New England Pediatric Hematology programs devoted to optimizing the comprehensive health care of children and adolescents with sickle cell diseases.

On this web site you will find: 

Information about the New England Pediatric Sickle Cell Consortium

Educational materials and information for Primary Care providers, Schools, and Families

Information on Newborn Screening Programs

Links to a variety of topics, including community health care organizations, specialty hospital groups, and the funding agencies that provide support for our grant.

WISCH  (Working to Improve Sickly Cell Healthcare)

New Guide: Recommended Curriculum for Transition from Pediatric to Adult Medical Care for Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease, includes Topics, Methods, and Efficacy Measurements (PDF)
(Provided by WISCH Transition Affinity Group Members)