The latest MDS UK Patient and Family Forum took place in Birmingham on the 4th of February.

It was an invaluable opportunity for those affected by MDS to hear about the latest developments in MDS research and treatment.

MDS Families and Patients Forum 4th February

Those attending the forum took part in a variety of workshops and sessions delivered by experts and were invited to ask questions on the most pressing issues, from how to manage fatigue to newly available treatments.

The list of speakers included Peter James, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Susan Smith, Research Nurse at the Kings Mill Hospital, Sutton in Ashfield and Dr Justin Loke, Haematologist, QE at Birmingham, among others.

Take a look at the full agenda and the photos of the event here

Read The Forum Presentations

MDS Patients Forum: A Run-through

What happened in Birmingham? Everything you need to know, from the welcome notes to the credits.

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Clinical Trials: Potential Benefits and More

Why entering a Clinical Trial? Get to know more about the process and potential outcomes

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Myelodysplastic Syndromes and their Treatment: an Update

Refresh your knowledge on MDS and get the latest on treatment options

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Don't miss our next forum: contact us to get invited. Telephone: 020 7733 7558 Email: mds-uk@mds-foundation.org

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