Haemochromatosis Update

Dr John Ryan, Consultant Hepatologist, OUH held a haemochromatosis update meeting on Wednesday 24th of January.

The event was well attended and informative with talks from

  •  Mr David Head, CEO, The Haemochromatosis Society.  Patient Support Update
  •  Dr John Ryan, Consultant Hepatologist, OUH Clinical Update
  •  Prof Hal Drakesmith, Assoc Prof of Immunology, Weatherall. Research update
  •  Dr Patricia Bignell, Geneticist, OUH Institute of Molecular Medicine. Screening for rarer Haemochromatosis mutations
  •  Dr Christina Levick, NIHR Research Fellow, OCMR. MRI assessment of iron overload