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Useful Websites

On this page can be found the names and links to websites that contain information on Haematological disorders and scientific and professional sites related to Haematology and Healthcare Scientists.

Sites that have Information on Haematology Disorders 

Anthony Nolan

The first register to match donors of  blood stem cells or bone marrow with people in desperate need.

Anticoagulation UK

Dedicated to the prevention of thrombosis (blood clots). Raising awareness of the risk of blood clots and their prevention. Providing information, education and support.

Antiphospholipid Syndrome Support

Raising awareness of APS providing support to anyone affected.

Aplastic Anaemia Trust

Dedicated to research into aplastic anaemia and the support of patients and their families.


Funding research and providing support to patients and their families. Raising awareness of blood cancer.

CML Support

Providing support, advice and information about CML.

The Haemophilia Society

The UK’s only independent charity for everyone affected by a bleeding disorder

Haemophilia Scotland

Haemophilia Scotland is for those who have haemophilia, von Willebrands and other bleeding disorders.

Harvey's Gang

Helping Children understand their Healthcare.

ITP Support Association

Promoting and improving the welfare of patients and families of patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia.

Leukaemia care UK

Ensuring that anyone affected by blood cancer receives the right information, advice and support.  

Lymphoma Association

Providing information and support to help lymphoma patients and their families.


Providing support and advice or someone who’ll listen if you just want to talk. 

MDS Support

Raising awareness of MDS, offering support and information to patients and families to those affected by Myelodysplastic Syndromes.

Myeloma UK

Providing information and support to patients and families to help them deal with myeloma

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)

Supporting patients, donors and their families throughout the donation and transplantation process.

Sickle Cell Society

Supports and represents people affected by sickle cell disease.

Sites that have Information for Healthcare Professionals


Dedicated to furthering and enhancing the fields of haematology and oncology.

British Blood Transfusion Society (BBTS)

The society dedicated to supporting Britain and Ireland’s Transfusion Professionals.

British Society for Haematology (BSH)

The UK haematology organisation covering all aspects of Haematology.

British Society for Haemostasis and Thrombosis (BSHT)

Dedicated to the advancement of public education and promotion of all branches of medical science concerned with haemostasis and thrombosis.

European Haematology Association (EHA)

Promoting excellence in patient care, research, and education in haematology.

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

A regulator set up to protect the public. Keeping a Register of health and care professionals who meet the standards for their training, professional skills and behaviour.

Institute for Biomedical Science (IBMS)

The professional body for biomedical scientists, support staff and students.

The International Society of Blood Transfusion (ISBT)

The International Society of Blood Transfusion is a scientific society for transfusion medicine professionals from across the world.

The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH)

The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis is a global  organisation dedicated to advancing the understanding, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of thrombotic and bleeding disorders

Royal College of Pathologists (RcPath)

The College is an organisation concerned with all matters relating to the science and practice of pathology.

The Scottish Haematology Society

The Scottish Haematology Society represents the specialities of Haematology and Blood Transfusion in Scotland.

Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS)

The Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service is the provider of blood, tissues and cellular products and services in Scotland.



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Last Updated: 10 November 2020