MDS UK

Patient Meetings – Coming up

We offer two types of informative events to patients and their families:

National Patient and Family Forum Events – all day meeting with formal physician presentations – open to all and free of charge

MDS UK local groups - informal local meetings lasting 2-3 hours – coffee mornings – or late afternoons.

We actively encourage all patients and family members to attend these information and support events.
Read a full definition of these groups on the main Events page.
See details of each meeting coming up below (for past ones see left column).

  • Aug22

    Oxford Group Patient Meeting – 22/08/14

    After a successful relaunch meeting in June, our great Oxford team of nurses and patient coordinators have scheduled another meeting at the newly-opened Maggie’s Centre at Churchill Hospital.   When:      Friday, 22nd August 2014, 10.30 am – 12.30 pm Where:     The Maggie’s Centre, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, OX3 7LE   Meeting led by Kirsty Crozier, […]


    Starts: 22 August, 2014 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 22 August, 2014 @ 12:30 am

    Place: The Maggie's Centre, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, OX3 7LE


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  • Aug29

    Ireland & Northern Ireland – Patient meeting 29/8/14

    PATIENT TO PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES IN IRELAND & NORTHERN IRELAND. Date: Friday, 29th August, 2014 Time: 11.00am -2.00pm Location: Killinarden Enterprise Park, Killinarden Tallaght, Dublin 24 This is an information meeting for MDS patients, family members and friends where heath issues relevant to MDS patients will be discussed.  MDS Ireland & […]


    Starts: 29 August, 2014 @ 11:00 am

    Ends: 29 August, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

    Place: Killinarden Enterprise Park, Killinarden, Tallaght, Dublin 24,


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  • Sep20

    Perth Patient and Carer Conference – Leukaemia CARE

    We are pleased to announce that Leukaemia CARE will be soon holding a conference for patients suffering from blood cancer and their carers. Important – please note:  the event is organised by Leukaemia CARE and is open to all types of malignant haematology/blood cancer patients – not just MDS – so please don’t be surprised to […]


    Starts: 20 September, 2014 @ 10:00 am

    Ends: 20 September, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

    Place: The Station Hotel, 1 Leonard Street, Perth, Scotland, PH2 8HE


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  • Sep29

    Anglia Group Patient Meeting – 29/09/14

    ANGLIA REGION MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS PATIENT TO PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES MEETING ON A 6 – 8 WEEK BASIS FOR COFFEE AND A CHAT WITH FELLOW PATIENTS, FRIENDS AND CARERS. Location: David Rayner Building, Cambridge Cancer Care Centre – Scotsdales Garden Centre, 120 Cambridge Road – Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT […]


    Starts: 29 September, 2014 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 21 September, 2014 @ 12:45 am

    Place: David Rayner Building, Cambridge Cancer Care Centre – Scotsdales Garden Centre,, 120 Cambridge Road – Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT


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  • Oct03

    Annual National London Patient Meeting – 3/10/14

    This is our annual information meeting for MDS patients, family members and friends. Please do tell your local haematologist and nurses about this event – and encourage them to send their patients to attend. When: Friday 3th October 2014 10.00 am to 4.00 pm – Lunch will also be served. Where: Beech Suite Royal Lancaster […]


    Starts: 3 October, 2014 @ 10:00 am

    Place: Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY


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  • Oct27

    MDS, AA, AML Local patient meeting – London – King’s College Hospital

    Patients and families are invited to attend the Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Aplastic Anaemia & Acute Myeloid Leukemia local support group meetings for the London area at King’s College Hospital London. Please note we have extended this group to AML patients and relatives as well! This is a greater London specific meeting. As with last year – there will […]


    Starts: 27 October, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

    Ends: 27 October, 2014 @ 6:00 am

    Place: 125 Coldharbour Lane, London SE5 9NU


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  • Nov12

    Brand New Bournemouth Group – Meeting on 12/11/14

    We are pleased that we are starting a new Patient Support Group in Bournemouth. All patients, their friends and families are invited to attend. When:      Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014, 10.30 to 1pm Where:    The Grove Hotel, 2 Grove Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AU   Special Guest: Dr Sally Killick, Consultant Haematologist at the Royal Bournemouth […]


    Starts: 12 November, 2014 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 12 November, 2014 @ 1:00 pm

    Place: The Grove Hotel, 2 Grove Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AU


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