Canadian Resources

Canadian Lymphedema Framework

The Canadian Lymphedema Framework (CLF) is an academic and patient stakeholder collaboration, which is part of an international initiative to promote research, best practices and lymphedema clinical development worldwide.
The CLF’s mission is to improve the management of lymphedema and related disorders in Canada. In collaboration with the International Lymphoedema Framework (ILF) and the American Lymphedema Framework Project (ALFP), contribute to the global advancement of lymphedema care.


Alberta Lymphedema Association

Atlantic Clinical Lymphedema Network

British Columbia Lymphedema Association

Lymphedema Association of Manitoba

Lymphedema Association of Newfoundland and Labrador

Lymphedema Association of Ontario

Lymphedema Association of Quebec

Lymphedema Association of Saskatchewan



Pathways is an official publication of the Canadian Lymphedema Framework (CLF), produced in collaboration with its provincial affiliates.  It is Canada’s only lymphedema magazine and addresses the need for lymphedema awareness and education among patients, those at risk, and health professionals.


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The Lymphatic Education & Research Network provides this list of resources for your general information. The Board of Directors of LE&RN does not suggest or imply this list as an endorsement of the physicians, medical centers or medical procedures performed. The Lymphatic Education & Research Network is not responsible for the content of these external sites.