What's Happening & When?


What’s Happening & When?

Histiocytosis UK 2021
Forum on 18th November 2021
The 7th Annual UK Histiocytosis Forum
Hosted by Histio UK
Draft of the program to include:

Commencing at 12:00 Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH and Other Rarer)
12:00 -13:00 Abstracts Q&A
13:00 -13:30 Dr Mark Bishton – Consultant Haematologist, Nottinghamshire University Hospitals
Hanhua Liu – Senior Cancer Intelligence Analyst, Public Health England; Peter Stilwell – Senior Data Analyst, Public Health England.
Presenting: Histiocytic disease: NDRS approach to understanding rare disease and cancer at a population level

13:30-14:00 Dr. Eli Diamond – Member of the interdisciplinary team at Memorial Sloan Kettering treating and studying patients with histiocytic disorders such as Erdheim-Chester disease and Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Clinical Expertise – Neuro-Oncology; Adult Brain Tumours; Histiocytosis.
14:00-14:15 QA & Summary

15 mins Break

Commencing 14:30 Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH)
14:30-15:30 Abstracts
15:30- 16:00 Hi HASC
16:00-16:30 Dr. Rebecca Marsh – Member of the pediatric hematologist-oncologist team affiliated with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
16:30 QA Summary & Closing

Spaces will be limited

To register your interest please email

Closing date 31st October 2021


Histiocytosis Awareness 
Histiocytosis Awareness 

Support the Histio Challenge
Histio Champions do it because we CARE!
High Dive High Jump Hula (in a skirt) Hula Hoop
House Party Hop Scotch Handstand Hop Frog
High Jump Hats Hike Huddle (the biggest)
Histio Gram (or Kilo lose) Hundreds &1000 bake off Handball (Beach Town)
Hockey Hoody Day Hero just for one? (in someone’s eyes
Half a something- Marathon? Hair Day – To Hair or not to Hair
Hope to Cure Day High Tea

Histio Wear Blue Month :
Histio Wear Blue Day is an annual event held throughout Histio Awareness Month of September or you may hold your own Histio Wear Blue day at any time!

Histio Hatters :
Histio Hatters – Is an annual event held during Histio Awareness Month of September or you may hold your own Histio Hatters day at any time of the year!

It is one big day when the UK unites to show its support and raises vital funds for children, young people and adults with histiocytosis. Get together with your colleagues, friends and family, wear a histio hat and join the fun.

When is Histio Hatters Day?
Histio Hatters Day is officially held on your chosen Friday in September each year.

Show Time :
This is an annual UK wide fundrasing event where everyone of any age can show off their talents.

It is easy and fun to take part in what ever your talent:
Act,Cook,Dance,play an Instrument,Recite Poetry,Sing,Jest or Juggle.

The Floor is yours!!

Or Why Not Join Our On-Line Community @
Facebook: ‘Histio Champions UK ’ celebrating patients, families and champions of all Histio Awareness, ‘Histio Champions’ ‘Histio UK LCH’ ‘Histio UK HLH’ discussion forum pages or Twitter: @histiouk

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