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.

Advances in Mitochondrial Medicine, London - 5th July, 2018

Thursday 5th July, 2018
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Lower Ground, 33 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG
Cost : Free with Registration

This course will provide an update on recent developments in diagnostics for paediatric and adult mitochondrial diseases, with an emphasis on clinical cases, management and trials. This one day course is designed for adult and paediatric consultant and trainee clinicians and clinical scientists with an interest in mitochondrial diseases.

To register, or for additional information please contact Chris Oldfield on

British Myology Society Events, Oxford - 4th/5th Sept, 2018

Venue: Nasrin Shah Centre, Worcester College, Oxford, OX1 2HB

British Myology Society
Adult Muscle Teaching Day 2018 - bms_teaching_day_programme_2018.pdf
Tues 04 Sept 2018 09.30 – 16.30

For clinicians who wish to learn more about muscle disorders. 

Day rate £80 (includes 1 day attendance and lunch) First 30 places free of charge to trainees

British Myology Society
Annual Meeting 2018bms_meeting_programme_2018.pdf
Tues 04 Sept 2018, 16.30 - 19.00,  Wed 05 Sept 2018, 09.00 -  16.45

To register for either event, please contact Chris Oldfield on

Mitochondrial Patient Evening, Oxford - Friday 5th October 2018

Friday 5th October 2018
From 5pm (exact timings TBC)
Venue: Tingewick Hall, Academic Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU

This event will include talks on both children’s and adult disorders, on advances in mitochondrial research and on how The Lily Foundation (the leading UK mitochondrial disease charity whose services include patient support) can help you.

If you are interested in attending this event, please contact Sabrina Sturdy on 01865 221007 /