UK ITP Convention #ITPLondon2020

Following a meeting of the UK ITP Support Association Board, we have made the decision to postpone our UK ITP Convention which was due to take place in May. The event will now take place on Saturday 10th October (same times, same venue), Royal College of Pathologists, 6 Alie Street, London, E1 8QT.

For those who have purchased tickets please note your ticket will be good for the new date, if you are unable to attend on the new date and would like a refund please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your booking details.

The ITP Support Association 2020 UK ITP Convention will take place on Saturday 10th October* 2020 at the Royal College of Pathologists, 6 Alie Street, London, E1 8QT. The ITP Support Association, formed in 1995 will be celebrating its Silver Jubilee in 2020, to mark this milestone our UK Convention will be held at the prestigious Royal College of Pathologists. 

*Please note revised date

We are now open for ticket bookings

The main room for the Convention will be the Elizabeth Room on the first floor on Saturday 10th October from 9:30 to 17:00hrs, (the venue can accommodate upto 200 people).

Booking Page Link

Past surveys of our members have made it clear that expert speakers are by far the most important requirement at our conventions, and as you will see our list reads like a 'Who's Who of ITP!

  Keynote Speakers  


Professor David Kuter

Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Clinical Heamatology,
Massachusetts General Hospital


Dr. Nichola Cooper

Imperial College London

Dr. Sue Robinson

Guy's and St Thomas'
NHS Foundation Trust


Professor John Semple

Lund University, Sweden


Dr. Henrik Frederiksen

Odense University Hospital


Dr. Vickie Macdonald

Barts Health NHS Trust

  Medical Advisors attending  


Professor Adrian Newland CBE

Chair of Trustees, ITP Support Association
Ex-Director of Pathology at Barts Health NHS Trust

Dr Drew Provan

Dr. Drew Provan

The Royal London Hospital


Dr. Gerard Crotty

Consultant Haematologist with the
Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland

Dr. John Grainger

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital


 Tickets for the event are as follows:

Members at the discounted price of £25 and non-members £35





The meeting rooms at the Royal College of Pathologists, 6 Alie Street, London, E1 8QT.