Presentations from the Living with MPNs Day – Saturday 14th November 2015

These PowerPoint presentations were given on Saturday 14th November 2015 at the Living with MPNs Day held in BMA House, Tavistock Square, London. We are very grateful to all the doctors and professors for allowing MPN Voice to have access to these presentations and for giving their permission to allow us to publish them on our website.

More presentations will be added to this page in the coming weeks. Please note that there are no notes available to accompany these presentations. If you have any questions regarding any information contained in the presentations please email

Re-production or copying of these presentations is strictly forbidden without the express permission of the author.

Dr Steve Knapper – What are MPNs

What are MPNs?
What are their symptoms and complications?
What are their main treatment options?
How do we decide which patients need which treatment?

Professor Claire Harrison – Back to the future in MPN
MPN diagnosis from past to present
What’s new in clinical trials

Dr Ruben Mesa – Symptoms in MPN and how we measure and treat them
What to expect from your MPN therapy
Not all MPN patients are the same
Impact of MPN on daily life
Understanding symptom burden
Understanding risk factors
MPN 10 – symptom tracker (you can read all about the MPN 10 symptom tracker and download a copy here…)
New and evolving therapies
Fatigue survey results