Patients’ Forum Bournemouth
Thursday 5th July 2018, 1.30 pm - 5 pm

Registration from 1 pm

(with complimentary buffet lunch and refreshments)

The Garden Suite, The Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth East Cliff, East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, BH1 3AN

(there is a Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth West Cliff hotel which is in a different location)

You are welcome to attend this forum regardless of where you live, if you are prepared to travel to attend then we will be more than happy to see you.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALTHOUGH THE HOTEL HAS DISABLED ACCESS, TO ENTER THE GARDEN SUITE THERE ARE 4 STEPS WITH NO RAMP

Programme 

The programme 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.  

Book to attend

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.  You are very welcome to bring family and friends with you, there is no fee to attend.  Complimentary buffet and refreshments will be served during the forum.

Please note you are required to book to attend this forum as we need to know how many people are attending. 

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 and travel directionsclick here to be redirected to the hotel website for travel directions.

PARKING – this is free for all attendees, you must go to the reception desk and enter your car registration number into the touch screen on the reception desk.  If you do not do this before you come through to the Garden Suite you will have to pay to park.  If the car park is full you can also use the car park in the adjacent Carlton Hotel, you must register your car at their reception desk.

If you are able to display a poster advertising this forum you can download one here...