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  • Garrod Day Coffee Morning: Tips for a Successful Coffee Morning

    Date: 27-Sep-2019

    We are busy preparing for our annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning on the 25th of November. This year’s Garrod Day will be an international event, with coffee morning’s being held all over the world. In this week’s blog, you can learn some fantastic top tips on how to hold.. ...more

  • AKU Society upcoming events in Winter 2019

    Date: 12-Sep-2019

    It's another busy few months here at the AKU Society. We are travelling all over Europe to represent AKU patients and learn new skills at various events from Gothenburg to Barcelona. This week's blog looks at where we will be and why. September Cambridge Rare Dise.. ...more

  • Get Involved In Garrod Day 2019

    Date: 06-Sep-2019

    It’s that time of year again; our annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning is on the 25th of November. Sir Archibald Garrod was an doctor who first described AKU as an inborn error of metabolism and noticed it was inherited in 1902. He had a childhood interest with colour variations, and he to.. ...more

  • In Memory of Ann Kerrigan – AKU Champion

    Date: 28-Aug-2019

    We are very sad to announce that Ann Kerrigan passed away last week due to complications during heart surgery. Ann has been involved with the AKU Society for as long as we can remember and was one of the first people to attend the National Alkaptonuria Centre (NAC) in 2012. Ann was al.. ...more




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Garrod Day Coffee Morning: Tips for a Successful Coffee Morning
27-Sep-2019

We are busy preparing for our annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning on the 25th of November... ...more

AKU Society upcoming events in Winter 2019
12-Sep-2019

It's another busy few months here at the AKU Society. We are travelling all over Europe to r.. ...more

Get Involved In Garrod Day 2019
06-Sep-2019

It’s that time of year again; our annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning is on the 25th of N.. ...more

In Memory of Ann Kerrigan – AKU Champion
28-Aug-2019

We are very sad to announce that Ann Kerrigan passed away last week due to complications dur.. ...more

Meet Maria - AKU Society Student Placement
23-Aug-2019

Hi! My name is Maria and I am currently a 2nd-year student at Royal Holloway University of L.. ...more