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.

  • 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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  • Jun21

    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: 21 June, 2014 @ 10:00 am

    Ends: 21 June, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

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


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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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  • Mar14

    NEW – Kent Local Group

    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 […]


    Starts: 14 March, 2014 @ 4:00 pm

    Ends: 14 March, 2014 @ 6:00 pm

    Place: Station Road, Charing TN27 0JA, UK


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