BDO Attends SCDAA 46th Annual Unity Soiree Gala

No convention is complete without a gala, and the 46th annual Sickle Cell Disease Association of America convention was no different! The Unity Soiree Gala was a star-studded, Latin-American themed event held at the luxurious Hyatt Regency-Baltimore Inner Harbor in downtown Baltimore, Maryland.

The experience included a red carpet, full bar, and multiple photo booths, creating an electric, exclusive and elegant atmosphere all in one. Some of the notable names that were present include entertainer Jordin Sparks, actor Dexter Darden, model London Knight, Senators Cory Booker and Tim Scott, sponsors of House Bill H.R.2410 even video called in, to name a few!

The diverse range of presenters and special guests goes to show just how far-reaching the effects of Sickle Cell disease are, everyone can be affected directly or indirectly. Other notable audience members included representatives from Pfizer, Novartis and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The gala included a reception dinner with an elegant four-course meal, while presenters awarded honors to those making an impact in the battle against Sickle Cell disease. Jordin Sparks delivered a