Tag - sickle cell anemia

Dr Akshat Jain named Medical Director for Sickle Cell Disease in California


Indian American physician Dr Akshat Jain, a past presidential awardee for medical services by AAPI, California Senate and Nassau County Executive office in New York was announced as the Medical Director for the Pediatric and Young Adult program for Sickle Cell Disease and Hemostasis Thrombosis at prestigious Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital in California. Dr. Jain a...

Indian American doctor features in Senate news release


New York: On September 15, Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.), along with US Representatives Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Danny Davis (D-Ill.) introduced the Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Centers Act, legislation to improve access to care for Americans living with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD). The lawmakers unveiled the measure to mark...