WATCH: Nicole Faccio receives 2017 Advocate Award at NY #LymphWalk

WATCH: Nicole Faccio receives 2017 Advocate Award at NY #LymphWalk

Nicole Faccio was a top fundraiser and inspirational Walker at LE&RN's 2016 #LymphWalk in Brooklyn. She quickly became involved in advocacy work, traveling with LE&RN in Albany for World Lymphedema Day in March. The New York State legislature recognized her efforts, along with those of LE&RN

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Young Investigator Conference Scholarships Deadline: December 8, 2017

Young Investigator Conference Scholarships Deadline: December 8, 2017

The Lymphatic Education & Research Network is offering ten $1,000 (US currency) scholarships for young investigators (PhD students and postdocs) to defray registration and travel costs associated with attending the 2018 Gordon Research Conference: Lymphatics. In addition, four travel

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ASRM LE&RN Combined Pilot Lymphedema Research Grant

ASRM LE&RN Combined Pilot Lymphedema Research Grant

Grant Description: The Lymphatic Education and Research Network (LE&RN) and the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM) recognize the importance of fostering the development of surgeon scientists prepared to undertake innovative research in lymphedema and microsurgery. Both

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Meet Jeff Davis: CPT, tri-athelete, husband, dad, lymphedema patient, and inspirational coach

Meet Jeff Davis: CPT, tri-athelete, husband, dad, lymphedema patient, and inspirational coach

pictured above: Jeff at his son's first 5K; all photos courtesy of Jeff Davis

A few weeks ago, staff members at LE&RN began talking about Jeff Davis -- a male lymphedema patient who was also a personal trainer and a tri-athelete. Jeff had gotten their attention with his inspirational posts

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The Chicago Breast Symposium & 7th World Symposium on Lymphedema Surgery

The Chicago Breast Symposium & 7th World Symposium on Lymphedema Surgery

Registration is now open! 
Abstracts are open for submission!

Visit http://www.ucmcsymposium.com/ and receive early bird pricing.

The Chicago Breast Symposium & 7th World Symposium on Lymphedema Surgery which will be held on April 26-28, 2018 at Ida Noyes Hall, The University of Chicago. 

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We CAN make LE and LD national priorities

We CAN make LE and LD national priorities

In May of 2017, LE&RN President & CEO William Repicci addressed a group of passionate and active LE&RN supporters. He challenged them, and the community, to think bigger and to allow for the biggest of hopes -- of bringing LE and LD to the forefront of the national and world stage, and curing

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2nd annual WI Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases to be held 10/7 in Peshtigo, WI

2nd annual WI Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases to be held 10/7 in Peshtigo, WI

Click here for a newswire release and access to a downloadable and printable pdf.

2nd annual WI Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema &   Lymphatic Diseases to be held 10/7 in Peshtigo, WI
Alaina Archambault to be named LE&RN Wisconsin Youth Ambassador

NEW YORK, NY – September 27, 2017 – The

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An Update on Lymphatic Anomalies: Classification and Treatment Options, with Denise Adams, MD

An Update on Lymphatic Anomalies: Classification and Treatment Options, with Denise Adams, MD

Join LE&RN on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 12pm EDT (11am CDT, 10am MDT, 9am PDT) for a free Livestream presentation, "An Update on Lymphatic Anomalies: Classification and Treatment Options," presented by Denise Adams, MD. To attend, simply visit the previous link on the day of the event. If

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2018 Gordon Research Seminar and Conference

2018 Gordon Research Seminar and Conference

The Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) on Lymphatics will be held March 10-11, 2018 in Lucca (Barga), Italy.  The GRS is set out to create a unique atmosphere for graduate students, post-docs, or other scientists with similar levels of experience and education to facilitate the scientific

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Is Brooklyn ready for #LymphWalk?

Is Brooklyn ready for #LymphWalk?

We don't know if Brooklyn is ready. But we know Walkers for the 8th annual New York Walk to Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases are excited to be closing in on the Walk's fundraising goal, while anticipating perfect early-fall weather as they walk the Brooklyn Bridge in a sea of teal.

If

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