Pain and Sickle Cell Disease: Treatment and Guidelines

This video features Dr. Jane Hankins, Medical Director of the Methodist Healthcare Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center, addressing acute pain management in Sickle Cell patients who present to the emergency department (ED).

Dr. Hankins is a widely published hematologist-oncologist dedicated to delivering innovative, comprehensive care and developing new treatments through on-site research. She is nationally renowned for her expertise in transitioning SCD pediatric populations to adult settings and is the Principal Investigator of a long-term lifetime cohort study that seeks to better understand the role of clinical and genetic predictive factors in the progression of sickle cell disease. Designed especially for ED staff, the presentation is geared for nurses, case managers, nurse educators, social workers and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with sickle cell disease.









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