January 19, (THEWILL) – To reduce the burden on over 50 million people living with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) globally, medical experts, drawn from different fields, will on Thursday, January 26, 2023, discuss the most recent advances in sickle cell management.
The renowned specialists, who are to make presentations at the webinar organised by Annomo Health, in collaboration with Burjeel Medical City, Abu Dhabi and Moorfields Eye Hospital, Dubai, include Dr Zainul Aabideen CCT (U.K.), Head of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, Dr Mansi Sachdev MD (US Board) Consultant Pediatric Hematolgy, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation and renowned Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr Fahd Quhill.
The session tagged: “Sickle Cell Anaemia: Management and Treatment”, to be hosted by the Client Relations Director of Annomo Health, Dr F Osagie (USA based clinician), has been tailored to throw more light on, not only how to manage SCD, but equally how to handle the disease in a better way to avoid crisis.
Annomo Health, a premium healthcare concierge service is a health-based outfit that initiated free virtual webinar sessions which started in 2022. The first edition held on 5th September, 2022, focused on Weight Loss Surgery, which was closely followed by the second edition that dwelt on Kidney Failure on the 29th September, 2022 and then, ‘Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) version held 6th October, 2022.
In addition, Annomo Health also organised yet another webinar with the theme: “Skin Whitening and Cancer Risk”, which was held Thursday, October 20, 2022.
Also, another one was held on January 12, 2023, focusing on Glaucoma and how early diagnosis and treatment can prevent progression of the disease.
Announcing their decision to host the webinar, Chief Executive Officer of Annomo Health, Dr Chichi Menakaya, stated that participants at the webinar will have a lot to learn from the discussions, particularly on Sickle Cell Disease.
According to Dr Menakaya, the aim of the webinar is to critically address the grey areas concerning people living with SCD and how it can be tackled in a better way.
“I encourage the general public to join this free event. Time is 19:00pm UK time and 14:00pm (EST)”, Menakaya added.
She, therefore, urged medical professionals, patients and the general public to be part of the webinar.
Dr Chichi Menakaya is an award winning UK based Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon. She sits atop Annomo Health, which provides a personalised patient pathways for clients seeking international healthcare worldwide with top medical hospitals and specialists while offering a luxury lifestyle concierge.
The Annomo Health CEO, who grew under the tutelage of her father and a former Minister of Health under President Obasanjo, Dr Timothy Ndubisi Menakaya, said she created Annomo with the aim to offer health services that connects the best doctors or hospitals in a saturated healthcare market to the client based on experience, competency, efficacy, quality and at same time luxury.