28th June is CDH Awareness Day and this year we have interviews with families and patients taking place up and down the country to make a real impact on raising awareness. This is the largest radio campaign ever undertaken for CDH.
We will hear from one of our Patron’s Professor Paolo De Coppi from The Institute for Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, along with our Secretary & Trustee Beverley Power live from the London Studio and broadcasting out to BBC Radio Three Counties...
CDH UK is pleased to announce the start of a new international alliance to bring together diaphragmatic and other abdominal wall anomalies organisations and patient representatives under the umbrella organisation called IDEA. IDEA is the acronym for International Diaphragmatic Hernia, Eventration and Abdominal wall Anomalies Alliance. The conditions covered are:
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
Acquired or incidental Diaphragmatic Hernia
Eventration of the Diaphragm
June is CDH Awareness Month and so we are inviting you to take part in an awareness/fundraising campaign that everyone can take part in (even the dog!), that you can fit in with you lifestyle and that gets you up and moving for a great cause! We are asking you to walk, jog or run a marathon in a month (26 miles), which you can do either in the comfort of your own home or in the great outdoors; it is totally up to you! If you have a garden, run around that, if you have a local running track,...
Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Sunday 8th April at 12pm at:
The Fieldhouse Hotel
Please address any questions to the Committee by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing to the registered office address at least two weeks prior to the AGM to allow adequate time for any relevant paperwork to be ready to present during the meeting.
Jason Hills will be running 60 miles from London to Southend in August.There will be 20 people on bikes also . Details of how to sponsor this event will follow shortly
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CDH UK is proud to be a sponsor for the upcoming CDH International Meeting for Medical professionals and associated organisations on the 14th and 15th of November 2017 at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool. We particularly welcome patient Support Groups to this meeting. Full details as follows:1st Announcement
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
International SYMPOSIUM Meeting – Liverpool 2017
November 14th – NOVEMBER 15TH 2017
Dear Colleagues and Friends...
The Blackpool Tower will light up Blue with a Pink heart, which are our Charity Colours and that of the CDH symbol, to raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia on CDH Awareness Day on 28th June.
We are very grateful to Merlin Entertainments Ltd for supporting us with this very important event in our annaul calendar. and we hope that you will visit The Blackpool Tower the next time you are there to say thank you.
If you are in Blackpool pop along to the tower and take some pictures...
It’s that time of year again folks, where we initiate and educate all things CDH…..welcome to CDH Awareness month 2017……….who’s in?Why is raising awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia so important?
Well firstly, it helps to know what you are dealing with should it happen to you and it provides family and friends with knowledge too. Secondly, it opens up new connections for our families and for the charity, be that with other families, likeminded organisations, medical professionals or...
This year our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Sunday 7th May commencing at 12pm at the following venue:
The Fieldhead Hotel
This meeting is open to the general public and everyone is welcome. The purpose of the meeting is to comply with legislation, to give up to date reports on the charity’s activities and financial position and to vote on important matters and elect any new governing members for the coming year. This is also an opportunity...