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HRSA-21-036 Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening Follow Up Program NOFO Release | News
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening Follow-up Program.  The goal of this program is to improve health outcomes for individuals living with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) by supporting the development of statewide and regional networks of SCD support services and leveraging the expertise of community-based organizations (CBOs) and community health workers (CHWs).


Application Due Date:  April 29, 2021

Estimated Number of Awards:  Up to 20 grants

Estimated Award Amount:  Up to $184,000 per year

Period of Performance:  September 1, 2021 – August 31, 2026


The NOFO can be accessed at:


A Technical Assistance webinar for this NOFO is scheduled for:

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Time: 1-2 p.m. ET

Call-In Number: 1- 866-880-0834

Participant Code: 23996302



For more information, contact Hakim Fobia at

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2021-02-26 by Theresa Pringle MPH, CHES

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2020 Annual Meeting for SERN/SERGG - July 16-18 in Asheville, NC

2020 Annual Meeting for SERN/SERGG - July 16-18 in Asheville, NC

The next annual SERN/SERGG meeting will be held July 16-18, 2020 at Renaissance Asheville Hotel in Asheville, NC.

More information available on the SERGG website:

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