Adrienne Shapiro

Patient Leader


Pasadena, CA


Best in Show: Podcast Lifetime Achievement

Adrienne Shapiros podcast for Axis Advocacy for Sickle Cell Disease is a weekly show in which she interviews patients, caregivers, scientists, MDs, nurses and patient advocates. Concerning the difficulties facing SCD patients and their plans for a better future. It is rated in the top 10 of non-profit podcasts. With its largest audiences in India.

Adrienne Shapiro is a 4th generation mother of an SCD patient. She's dedicated her life to fighting for SCD patients. Advocating for mandated treatments and palliative care on the state and federal level, stem cell research with CIRM, Endari education and overall access to better treatments for SCD PATIENTS at the point of care.  — Marissa

Adrienne Shapiro

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