News

Exciting new developments in the investigation of primary LE

Exciting new developments in the investigation of primary LE

Pictured above, from left to right: Prof. Steve Jeffery, Dr. Pia Ostergaard, Prof. Peter Mortimer, Prof. Sahar Mansour, Dr. Silvia Martin Almidina, Glen Brice, Dr. Kristiana Gordon

Introduction of the Primary Lymphedema Gene Panel
Pia Ostergaard, John Short, Uruj Anjum, Kristiana Gordon,

Read More >

22nd International Workshop on Vascular Anomalies

22nd International Workshop on Vascular Anomalies

The 22nd International Workshop on Vascular Anomalies will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands from May 30-June 1, 2018.

This biannual meeting, which is attended by a wide array of specialists including intervention radiologists, dermatologists, plastic surgeons, ENT surgeons, pediatricians,

Read More >

LE&RN Youth Ambassador Emma Detlefsen featured on local television

LE&RN Youth Ambassador Emma Detlefsen featured on local television

LE&RN Youth Ambassador Emma Detlefsen and her mom Tiffany are forces to be reckoned with at our nation's capital.

Watch below as local television station ABC News 10 in Albany, New York, tells Emma's story of primary lymphedema and the family's battle to pass the Lymphedema Treatment Act.  

Read More >

LE Activism: Lessons From the AIDS Movement

LE Activism: Lessons From the AIDS Movement

Pictured above: Dr. Anthony Fauci, the Director of NIAID at NIH; LE&RN Spokesperson Kathy Bates; and LE&RN President & CEO William Repicci

On March 15, I had the honor of seeing Kathy Bates receive a Research!America award for her impact on public opinion as LE&RN’s spokesperson. At that

Read More >

Vascular Anomalies Symposium

Vascular Anomalies Symposium

The 9th Charleston Symposium on Vascular Anomalies will be held on May 19-20, 2017 in Charleston, SC.  It brings together world-class faculty to present the current state of RESEARCH and CLINICAL MANAGEMENT of hemangiomas and vascular malformations.  The goal of the Symposium is to educate

Read More >

Experimental Biology 2017

Experimental Biology 2017

Experimental Biology is the annual meeting of six societies comprised of more than 14,000 scientists and 50 guest societies.  Experimental Biology 2017 (hosted by AAA, APS, ASBMB, ASIP, ASN, and ASPET) will be held in Chicago on April 22 - 26.

Of lymphatic interest, Dr. Bernd Zinselmeyer

Read More >