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

URGENT! Consultation on Access to Rare Disease Drugs

BIG NEWS! Provincial Working Group on Expensive Drugs for Rare Disease ("EDRD") holding Consultations on a propo...

Exciting New Initiative for MDS

Dear Patients/Caregivers We are writing to tell you about an exciting new initiative involving a partnership ...

MDS App Manager

Are you interested in participating in a study for MDS patients? The MDS Manager™ is a health and life manage...

Get Swabbed & Give Blood…as easy as 1, 2, 3

Giving blood and getting swabbed are two easy and important ways that you can save a life. By donating blood and...