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.

  • 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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  • 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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  • Jul25

    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 London. This full-day event is free of charge and will be filled with helpful workshops, information and […]


    Starts: 25 July, 2014 @ 9:30 am

    Ends: 25 July, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

    Place: Baker Tilly, 2 Bloomsbury Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3ST


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  • Jul21

    Anglia Support Group Meeting –

    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: 21 July, 2014 @ 10:30 am

    Ends: 21 July, 2014 @ 12:45 am

    Place: Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT


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  • Jun14

    Oxford Group Relaunch Meeting – 14/6/14

      All MDS patients, their relatives and friends are welcome to attend Oxford Group Relaunch Meeting This is an opportunity to shape the group and increase local MDS support network. Please join us to get to know one another, share experiences, support each other and gain more information.   When:      Saturday, 14th June 2014, 11.30 am […]


    Starts: 14 June, 2014 @ 11:30 am

    Ends: 14 June, 2014 @ 1:30 pm

    Place: The Talkhouse, Wheatley Road, , Stanton St. John, Oxford, OX33 1EX


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  • Jun10

    Sussex – Brighton – MDS Support Group Meeting 10/6/14

    SUSSEX REGION MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS  Patient-to-patient support for those affected by Myelodysplastic Syndromes MEETINGS EVERY 3-4 MONTHS FOR COFFEE AND A CHAT   We are  pleased to announce the revival of our Sussex Group Meetings. Please join us on 10th June  to meet other MDS patients, share your experiences, offer support to one another and gain more […]


    Starts: 10 June, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

    Ends: 10 June, 2014 @ 7:30 pm

    Place: Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BE


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  • Jun02

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

    Patients and families are invited to attend the Myelodysplastic Syndromes & Aplastic Anaemia 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 be […]


    Starts: 2 June, 2014 @ 3:00 pm

    Ends: 2 June, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

    Place: Bessemer Road, London SE5 9PJ


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  • May12

    ANGLIA REGION MDS SUPPORT GROUP MEETING – May 12th, 2014

    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 […]


    Starts: 12 May, 2014 @ 10:30 am

    Place: 120 Cambridge Road - Great Shelford, Cambridge CB22 5JT


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  • May09

    Oxford Patient Meeting – 9th May 2014

    After a brief absence, our great Oxford team of nurses and patient coordinators have scheduled another meeting. Please help us spread the news by informing relevant clinical staff or other MDS patients. Here are all the details. As ever – if you have never contacted MDS UK before, please call or email us before attending […]


    Starts: 9 May, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

    Place: Churchill Hospital, Old Road, OX3 7LE


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  • Mar31

    Anglia Local patient meeting – 31/03/2014

    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


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