Tag Archive | sickle cell

MCSCI Game Night with Indy Eleven

Partnership is an important means of getting things accomplished.  That is why MCSCI is proud and happy to be partnering with the Indy Eleven this year.  This partnership includes co-branding of literature, social media promotions and free match tickets for distribution to MCSCI clients and their families.  The icing on the cake was the MCSCI […]

2015 Indiana Sickle Cell Conference Will Empower Attendees

Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative (MCSCI) and the Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center (IHTC) will present the 2015 Indiana Sickle Cell Conference on April 24, 2015.  The conference will take place at the Ivy Tech Community College Corporate College and Culinary Center at 2820 N. Meridian Street.  It will begin with registration and a continental […]

Historic Sickle Cell Legislation in Indiana

MCCSI is pleased that State Representative Gregory Porter has submitted a bill to expand Sickle Cell services in the state of Indiana.  We are also grateful that the Chairperson of the House of Representatives Public Health Committee, Rep. Ed Clere, called the bill for a hearing.  The hearing was held on January 26th, 2015 in […]

MCSCI Announces 2015 Child Ambassador

Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative is pleased to introduce you to Tairyn Cavilear, our 2015 Child Ambassador. Tairyn is twelve years old. As you can see from the photo, she is a very bright and cheery young lady. We think that she will be a wonderful ambassador for our Sickle Cell family. As MCSCI’s Child […]

MCSCI’s 2015 Annual Campaign is Underway

Throughout 2014, we have been saying that “There is hope on the horizon for Sickle Cell.” We say this because there are many promising developments that will one day improve life for those affected by SCD. Yet, the fact is that the hope is still out there on the horizon. There still is no widely […]

Thanks Dr. Pierce

The Board of Directors, the staff and the clients of MCSCI are saddened by the passing of the second of our two co-founders, Dr. Raymond O. Pierce.  Dr. Pierce passed away on October 18, 2014 and is now reunited in the afterlife with our other co-founder Rev. Boniface Hardin who passed away on March 24, […]

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Join us for the 2014 Indiana Sickile Cell Conference on April 25, 2014 at Ivy Tech Community College Corporate Conference and Culinary Center. Click the photo to register.