Leon Tshilolo

Léon Tshilolo is professor of pediatrics and hematology at Official University of Mbujimayi and visitor at University of Kinshasa and Lubumbashi. He is the director of research of the Institut de Recherche Biomédicale at Educational and Health Training Center (CEFA) at Monkole Hospital, in Kinshasa, DRC. He implemented a pilot NBS in DRC and was the Co-PI in Reach Study on Hydroxyurea in SS Africa.  He is also the president of the network of SCD Study in Central Africa (REDAC) and he is member of the French Academy of Medicine and the Congolese Academy of Sciences.  


Hope for a Neglected Condition

An interview with an organizer and activist born with sickle cell disease in the DRC, plus a leading medical expert