H.E. Sir Rodney Williams , Governor General meets with Dr. Edda Hadeed , and Professor Vernon Solomon of the American University of Antigua (AUA ). Both organizations are jointly establishing a center for patients with sickle cell disease in crisis. Also in attendance was Dr. Alexander Kumar, the producer of a video on patients in Antigua with sickle cell disease (second from right ) and videographer Chris Welsh (right ).
The Sickle Cell Association is one of the many non-profit organizations under the patronage of the Governor General and the Halo Foundation.