Patients’ Forum Birmingham
Friday 6th October 2017, 12.30 pm - 4 pm

Registration 12 - 12.30 pm

(with complimentary buffet lunch and refreshments)

Suite 7, Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 5SE


Programme
 

The programme is still to be finalized but will include talks from a Consultant Haematologist and a Haematology Specialist Nurse, patient stories and breakout groups for each MPN where patients can meet in smaller groups to discuss everyday challenges and swap tips and chat with other people who have the same MPN, there will also be a family and friends group, this gives your family and friends a chance to chat to others about how to help and support you and themselves.  

Complimentary tea/coffee/refreshments with biscuits will be served at 2.30 pm
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Book to attend - you are required to book to attend this forum as we need to know how many people are attending

To book to attend please email info@mpnvoice.org.uk and include details of what MPN you have and also the name(s) of your guests and any special dietary requirements you or your guests have, i.e. gluten free, vegetarian.  Please note you are required to book to attend this forum as we need to know how many people are attending for catering and health and safety purposes.  Please do not request a place via the online forum at HealthUnlocked.

You are very welcome to bring family and friends with you, there is no fee to attend.

Patient speaker or a family member/friend of a patient - would you like to give a talk at this forum? Hearing from another patient or family member/friend how they manage and cope with their MPN and the varying symptoms that can affect daily life can be very encouraging, if you would like to share your story with others at the forum please email info@mpnvoice.org.uk with details of your talk, please include a contact telephone number, a member of our team will contact you to discuss your talk.

Venue, Travel Directions and Parking

Fazeley Studios is located on Fazeley Street and the corner of Floodgate Street in Digbeth, just ¼ mile from Birmingham City Centre.  Free on-street parking is available close to the venue on Fazeley Street, Floodgate Street, and River Street, and just a minute’s walk from Fazeley Studios is Fazeley Street car park where delegates can park for £2 all day.  If you are travelling by train, New Street and Moor Street stations are both within easy walking distance.  If you are travelling by car Fazeley Studios is situated 4 miles from Junction 6, M6.  Full travel details are available on the Fazeley Studios website...  You can download a map and travel directions here...

 
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