This page is intended to help ensure the mitochondrial community are aware of forthcoming events which may be of interest to them.

The NHS Highly Specialised Service for Rare Mitochondrial Diseases of Adults and Children cannot endorse or be responsible for the content of any of the courses advertised below.

Mitochondrial Diseases in Adults Clinical Study Day

This clinical study day is aimed at professionals involved with adults suffering from Mitochondrial Disorders, and is suitable for general physicians, geneticists, genetic and neurology nurses, therapists and any other professionals working with adults with mitochondrial disease.

The day will cover information about the disease, current management strategies and research updates.       

When:             Wednesday 29th January, 2020

Time:               9.30am-4.30pm

Where:            Unipart House Business Centre, Garsington Road, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2PG                        

Cost:               £20 non-refundable at booking. Includes refreshments & light lunch.

The event is being run by the Oxford Mitochondrial Diseases Team, which is part of the NHS Highly Specialised Service for Rare Mitochondrial Disorders with the support of the Lily Foundation, the leading UK Mitochondrial Disease charity.

To book a place, please complete the online registration and payment at:

For further information on the event, please email or contact Sabrina Sturdy on 01865 221007.

Euromit 2020 - Clinical Meeting

As part of Euromit 2020, we are hosting an inaugural ‘Mitochondrial Disease Clinical Training Course’ that will take place on Saturday 13th June 2020. The one-day event, which is aimed at early career clinicians keen to know more about mitochondrial medicine, is taking place within the cutting-edge medical training facilities that are part of Newcastle University and the Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 

For more information and to register:

Euromit 2020

Euromit 2020, the 11th Euromit meeting on mitochondrial pathology, will take place from 14th-17th June 2020 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Euromit is the largest international conference on mitochondrial disease and attracts clinicians and scientists from across the world, all with a common goal to improve our understanding of mitochondrial disease. 

For more information and to register:

Euromit 2020 - Patient Day

As part of Euromit 2020, together with The Lily Foundation, we are bringing together patients and carers for a dedicated Patient Day on Tuesday 16th June 2020 in Newcastle upon Tyne. This will be an opportunity to hear about the latest research developments and to meet with other people affected by mitochondrial disease. The programme for the event, along with details on how to register, will be available in January 2020.

More information to follow: