Episode 1

Unboxing the past and the present

From Water Clement Noel, a wealthy Caribbean student studying in America in 1904, to the metaphysical in Nigerian folklore, we explore the various explanations given to Sickle Cell over the years, and examine the latest treatments available today.

*EVENT REGISTRATION* Join us on Rare Disease Day, February 28th 2023, for an online discussion and Q&A with some of the guests we’ve featured on the series. You can register to attend here

Sickle Cell Unboxed is hosted and produced by Dr Yemisi Bokinni, and powered by The Genetics Society

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Dr Yemisi Bokinni

Yemisi is a Medical Doctor and graduated from King's College London with a Medical Degree and a Bachelor's Degree in Human Genetics. She currently works as a Multimedia Producer at Remedy Studios, a young media production company centred on delivering bold and compelling life science programming that reaches and reflects diverse audiences.