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).
Regional Patient Group – Essex When: 10am – 12noon, Thursday 13th March 2014 Where: Seminar Room 1, Central Baptist Church, Chelmsford, CM1 1LN To attend: Please contact Chris Dugmore or the main MDS UK office – details below. Poster to download: ESSEX REGION SUPPORT GROUP POSTER130314 Speaker: Pauline Bird – Clinical Manager of the Nutrition and Dietetic Service at Mid [...]
Starts: 13 March, 2014 @ 10:00 am
Place: Central Baptist Church, Chelmsford, CM1 1LN
NEW! – 2014 Kent Group This is our brand new local support group starting for the Kent region. When: Friday 14 March 2014 – 4pm to 6 pm Where: Charing Parish Hall, Station Road, Charing – TN27 0JA (Station Rd is the continuation from Pluckley Road towards the north) To attend: Please contact MDS UK main office [...]
Starts: 14 March, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
Ends: 14 March, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Place: Station Road, Charing TN27 0JA, UK
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. MEETINGS TO TAKE PLACE: David Rayner Building, Cambridge Cancer Care Centre - Scotsdales Garden Centre, 120 Cambridge Road - Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 [...]
Starts: 31 March, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Place: Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT
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