What We Do

The Aplastic Anemia & Myelodysplasia Association of Canada (AAMAC) is a leading funder of research into bone marrow failure diseases in Canada. Our volunteer-run organization supports patients and caregivers across the country who are living with aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndrome (also called MDS or myelodysplasia) and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH).


To provide a seamless support network for every Canadian patient, family member, friend, and concerned healthcare provider dealing with aplastic anemia, myelodysplasia and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria.


To support all Canadians and their families and friends through diagnosis, treatment and remission stages of these diseases.

Latest News

#GivingTuesdayCA – December 3rd, 2019

AAMAC is happy to be celebrating 30 years of supporting patients and their families.  We are thankful for your d...

October 25th is MDS Awareness Day

This year the MDS Alliance has decided to focus on poems as a way of expressing  feelings about living with ...


Message from the Ontario Ministry of Health As you know, many patients with Aplastic Anemia and Myelodysp...

2019-2020 Nursing Grant Recipient

AAMAC and the Canadian Nurses Foundation (CNF) are pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Nurse’s Scholarship has bee...