Uriel E. Owens Sickle Cell Disease Association of the Midwest 

Provide information and awareness about Sickle Cell Disease, to advocate for the needs of persons with Sickle Cell, and to support research to find a cure.

Our organization offers several services for our sickle cell community, learn more about them here.

Uriel Owens suffered greatly from Sickle Cell Anemia but despite the debilitating effects of Sickle Cell Anemia, he made outstanding contributions to his community.

Sickle Cell Disease is an inherited blood disorder that affects the red blood cells.

Helpful Links

National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute Health Information Center

P.O. Box 30105 
Bethesda, MD 20824-0105 
Phone: 301-592-8573 
Web: www.nhlbi.nih.gov

National Institutes of Health

Web: www.nih.gov

Partners against Pain

Web: www.partnersagainstpain.com

Sickle Cell Information Center

Web: www.scinfo.org

University Health Sickle Cell Center 
2301 Holmes 
Kansas City, MO 64108 
Phone: 816-404-4290 
Fax: 816-404-4295

Juniper Gardens Children’s Project

444 Minnesota 
Kansas City, KS 66101 
Phone: 913-321-3143 
Web: jgcp.ku.edu/

Sickle Cell Disease Association

Web: www.sicklecelldisease.org

Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research

Web: www.fscdr.org

Sickle Cell Warriors

Web: www.sicklecellwarriors.com

Sickle Cell Information center

Web: scholarblogs.emory.edu/scinfo/