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: 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 01 April 2017

Event: The Haemochromatosis Patient Conference (incl. THS AGM)
Location: Birmingham
Time: 09:00 – 17-00
Free to members, £10 lunch, £30 non-members

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 was also the society’s formal Annual General Meeting.

Event report and recordings >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/support/conference/


Past Event: Friday 31 March 2017

Event: New Understanding of Genetic Haemochromatosis
Location: Birmingham
Time: 09.00 – 17.00

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

Event >> http://haemochromatosis.org.uk/conference-new-understanding/


Past Event: Saturday 07 January 2017

Welsh flagEvent: Genetic Haemochromatosis (GH) Patient Information Day
Location: 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/