September is Sickle Cell Disease Awareness month. A review of articles related to nurses who live with sickle cell disease shed the spotlight on Dr. Cassandra Dobson.
As a child she was hospitalized in a severe sickle cell crisis. She recalls talking with God and saying,
Cassandra received a scholarship from Columbia University to complete her dissertation on "Guided Imagery for Pain Management by Children with Sickle Cell Disease Ages 6 to 11."
We salute your work Dr. Dobson!