MDS UK

Patient Meetings (Past)

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 below for meetings we held so far.
For Meetings coming up – please click on list on the left column.

  • Jul20

    Anglia Group Patient Meeting – 20/07/15

      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 […]


    Starts: 20 July, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 20 July, 2015 @ 12:45 pm

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


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  • Jul10

    Patient and Family Education Day on health, finance and well-being for post-transplant patients – Anthony Nolan

    PATIENT AND FAMILY EDUCATION DAY If you or your loved one has recently had a stem cell or bone marrow transplant, you may benefit from attending this special Patient and Family Education Day organised by Anthony Nolan this summer in Leicester. This full-day event is free of charge and will be filled with helpful workshops, information and advice to […]


    Starts: 10 July, 2015 @ 9:30 am

    Ends: 10 July, 2015 @ 4:00 pm

    Place: Rivermead House 7 Lewis Court, Grove Park Leicester LE19 1SD


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  • Jul08

    Bournemouth Support Group Meeting 8/7/15

      BOURNEMOUTH MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS PATIENT-TO-PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES WEDNESDAY MEETINGS EVERY 4 MONTHS FOR COFFEE AND A CHAT   This our most recently created Group. Please come and join this meeting to help turn it into a successful group for the region. All local patients are welcome to attend, […]


    Starts: 8 July, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 8 July, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

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


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  • Jun29

    MDS, AA, AML – London Local Patient Meeting at KCH

    Patients and families are invited to attend the Myelodysplastic Syndromes & Aplastic Anaemia & Acute Myeloid Leukaemia local support group meetings for the London area at King’s College Hospital London. This is a greater London specific meeting. You do not need to be a King’s patient to attend. Second meeting of the year – held […]


    Starts: 29 June, 2015 @ 3:30 pm

    Ends: 29 June, 2015 @ 6:30 pm

    Place: Bessemer Road, London SE5 9PJ


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  • Jun19

    Oxford Support Group Meeting – 19/06/15

    OXFORD REGION MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS PATIENT-TO-PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES   When:      Friday, June 19th 2015: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm Where:     The Maggie’s Centre, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, OX3 7LE Meeting led by Kirsty Crozier, Advanced Nurse Practitioner at Churchill Hospital. Light refreshments will be provided. Other 2015 meeting dates […]


    Starts: 19 June, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 19 June, 2015 @ 12:30 pm

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


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  • Jun08

    Anglia Group Patient Meeting – 08/06/15

      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 […]


    Starts: 8 June, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 8 June, 2015 @ 12:45 pm

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


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  • Apr13

    Anglia Group Patient Meeting – 13/04/15

    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 […]


    Starts: 13 April, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 13 April, 2015 @ 12:45 pm

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


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  • Mar27

    Oxford Group Patient Meeting – 27/03/15

    OXFORD REGION MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS PATIENT-TO-PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES When:      Friday, March 27th 2015: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm Where:     The Maggie’s Centre, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, OX3 7LE Meeting led by Kirsty Crozier, Advanced Nurse Practitioner at Churchill Hospital. Please help us spread the news by informing relevant clinical […]


    Starts: 27 March, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 27 March, 2015 @ 12:30 am


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  • Mar26

    Essex Support Group meeting – 26/3/15

      Essex Region MDS Support Group Meetings open to MDS patients and their family members or caregivers Next meeting: When: Thursday, 26th March 2015, 10 am – 12 pm (Please note shorter meeting time). Where: Seminar Room 1, Central Baptist Church, Victoria Road,  Chelmsford, CM1 1LN Special guest: Jaye Walker,Haematology Nurse Practitioner at Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford   To register: Please […]


    Starts: 26 March, 2015 @ 10:00 am

    Ends: 26 March, 2015 @ 12:00 pm

    Place: Seminar Room 1, Central Baptist Church, Victoria Road, Chelmsford, CM1 1LN


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  • Mar11

    Bournemouth Support Group Meeting 11/3/15 – CHANGED LOCATION!

    BOURNEMOUTH MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS PATIENT-TO-PATIENT SUPPORT FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES WEDNESDAY MEETINGS EVERY 4 MONTHS FOR COFFEE AND A CHAT   This is the second meeting of the Group. Please come and join us to help turn it into a successful group for the region. All local patients are welcome to attend, […]


    Starts: 11 March, 2015 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 11 March, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

    Place: Menzie’s Hotel - Bournemouth – East Cliff Court, East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, BH1 3AN,


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