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 Patient Evening - Oxford

Friday 20th March 2020
From Arrival 5pm for 5.30pm start. Finish around 8pm.
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 /

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 Engagement Day

As part of Euromit 2020, the Wellcome Centre for Mitochondrial Research and The Lily Foundation are bringing together patients and carers for a dedicated Patient Engagement 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. 

For more information and to register for the event: