Welcome to the UK Mesothelioma Alliance (UKMA)

Around 2,500 people in the UK are diagnosed with mesothelioma per year and the UKMA was established to bring together mesothelioma stakeholders as one voice to raise awareness of this asbestos-related cancer.

Virtual Action Mesothelioma Day 2020

Friday 3rd July

The UKMA was proud to produce a national virtual event.

The national virtual event included a mix of patient stories and clinical expert presentations.

For links to recordings and other memories from the day, please visit the event page.

The UK Mesothelioma Alliance believes that:

  • Equitable access to treatment and care wherever patients are in the UK is crucial to improve outcomes
  • Raising awareness of mesothelioma and the dangers of asbestos is vital to both increase early diagnosis and reduce exposure to asbestos

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