Events

This page is a diary of national events organised by The Haemochromatosis Society.

Please visit from time to time to keep up to date. Events are announced here in date order with the most imminent at the top.

At the foot of the page you will also find links to reports on our most recent previous events.


Date: Friday 31 March 2017

Event: New Understanding of Genetic Haemochromatosis (A scientific / medical CPD-level conference)
Location: Novotel Hotel, Central Birmingham
Time: 09.00 – 17.00
See event details page for costs, some bursaries are available 

A full-day conference for medical and scientific professionals involved in the care of haemochromatosis patients, or with an interest in the high level scientific and medical background to haemochromatosis. This is a CPD accredited event.

More event Details >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/conference-new-understanding/

To book your place >> https://haemochromatosis31march.eventbrite.co.uk/


Date: Saturday 01 April 2017

Event: The Haemochromatosis Patient Conference (and THS AGM)
Location: Novotel Hotel and Conference Centre, Central Birmingham
Time: 09:00 registration, programme 10.00 – 17-00
Free to members plus one guest, £10 lunch (optional)
£30 non-members ( includes lunch)

The Haemochromatosis Patient Conference (which incorporates our AGM) is our main annual patient information event, featuring a number of eminent medical speakers and several other presentations over the course of the day. The final session of the day is also the society’s AGM, where the trustees present their annual report to members and any formal resolutions are discussed and voted upon.

More event Details >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/support/conference/

To book your place >> https://ghconference.eventbrite.co.uk


Date: Sunday 30 April 2017

Event: THS Walking Day: Lisa & Meg’s Big Tour
Location: Market Bosworth
Time: 09.00 – 17-00
Cost: £10 donation (optional for children)

Our Trustee Lisa Flude invites you to join her for the first of several GH walking days on “Lisa & Meg’s Big tour”, a massive 1,000 mile walking tour of the north of the UK.

More event Details >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/lisa-and-megs-big-tour-trustee-walks-1000-miles-for-ths/

Event Facebook page and to join in >> https://www.facebook.com/Lisaandmegsbigtour/


Date: Saturday 20 May 2017

Event: THS Walking Day: Lisa & Meg’s Big Tour
Location: Chatsworth House, Derbyshire
Time: 09.00 – 17-00
Cost: £10 donation (optional for children)

Our Trustee Lisa Flude invites you to join her for the second GH walking day on “Lisa & Meg’s Big tour”, a massive 1,000 mile walking tour of the north of the UK.

More event Details >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/lisa-and-megs-big-tour-trustee-walks-1000-miles-for-ths/

Event Facebook page and to join in >> https://www.facebook.com/Lisaandmegsbigtour/


Date: Monday 14 August – Friday 18 August

Event: The GH Challenge
Location: Hadrian’s Wall
A 5 day fundraising, physical and personal challenge.

The GH Challenge is an annual fundraising event. This year we are taking a group to hike the length of Hadrian’s Wall from the west coast to the east.

More event Details >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/help/ghchallenge/

To book your place >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/help/ghchallenge/


Past Event: Saturday 07 January 2017

Welsh flagEvent: Genetic Haemochromatosis (GH) Patient Information Day
Location: Future Inn, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, South Wales
Time: 10.00 – 15.00 approx.
Free to members
Non-members £10

A patient information mini-conference featuring medical speakers, updates on the activities of The Haemochromatosis Society and an opportunity to meet and share experiences with other people affected by GH.

Event report and recordings >> http://haemo….-information-day-cardiff/