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Meet Pengchun Yu, Ph.D., a 2018 LE&RN Travel Award Winner

Meet Pengchun Yu, Ph.D., a 2018 LE&RN Travel Award Winner

Pengchun Yu, currently a research trainee under the supervision of Dr. Michael Simons at Yale University, received a travel award from LE&RN to attend the 20th International Vascular Biology Meeting (IVBM) in Helsinki, Finland. We asked Pengchun to share his thoughts on that experience with

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Brooklyn runner Jennifer Gachiri rocks NY #LymphWalk

Brooklyn runner Jennifer Gachiri rocks NY #LymphWalk

Jennifer Gachiri was excited to do her second 5K of the year in beautiful Prospect Park and hoping to do well. She did more than well. She was the first female to finish the race!

She also didn't realize that, before the day was over, she would have new friends and dedication to an important

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Tristan’s story

Tristan’s story

A guest blog post by Ala Tocila.

I would like to share my son's primary lymphedema (LE) story. Tristan is a six-year-old boy with primary LE, which has affected his left side of his body and his right foot. We live in Alberta, Calgary, Canada.

Tristan has had three surgeries in Paris,

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