Patients’ Forum Leeds
Saturday 13th May 2017, 10 am - 2 pm

Registration from 9.30 am

(with complimentary tea/coffee and pastries)

Moynihan Auditorium, Thackray Medical Museum
141 Beckett Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 7LN


Programme (to view a copy of the programme click here...)

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.  A complimentary buffet lunch with refreshments will be served at 12 pm.  

Book to attend

To book to attend please email 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. 

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 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 directions – please visit the Thackray Medical Museum website for full details.

The venue has a pay and display car park at a cost of £4 for the duration of the event.  Spaces cannot be pre-booked or reserved. 

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