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3rd Annual USC Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Lymphedema Symposium

3rd Annual USC Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Lymphedema Symposium

Date & Location
Saturday, June 25, 2022, 7:00 AM - Sunday, June 26, 2022, 5:00 PM
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, CA

Credits
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (8.25 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (8.25 hours)

Accreditation
The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern

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2022 Fellows Course In Venous Disease

2022 Fellows Course In Venous Disease

The AVF’s Fellows Course in Venous Disease will be held September 22-24, 2022, at the Edgewater Hotel in Seattle, WA.

This unique, non-CME program led by a faculty of experts in the field features a highly interactive environment and small group hands-on workshops within an informal,

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2021 LE&RN/Lymphnotes U.S. Lymphedema Therapist Scholarships

2021 LE&RN/Lymphnotes U.S. Lymphedema Therapist Scholarships

My name is Jenna Bauman and I am an orthopedic physical therapist working in the small town of Newberg, OR, just outside of Portland. I graduated from Pacific University with my Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2018 and went on to complete an orthopedic manual residency in Seattle, WA in

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2021 LE&RN/Lymphnotes U.S. Lymphedema Therapist Scholarships

2021 LE&RN/Lymphnotes U.S. Lymphedema Therapist Scholarships

My name is Stephanie Baker and I live in Chattanooga, TN with my husband, 3 year old son, and Australian Shepherd mix. I graduated from Emory University with my Doctorate of Physical Therapy and have been a physical therapist for 12 years. I’ve spent most of my career working in hospitals and

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NIH Begins Planning for National Commission on Lymphatic Research

NIH Begins Planning for National Commission on Lymphatic Research

Dear Mr. Repicci,

…We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with LE&RN, the lymphatics research community, and those affected by lymphatics diseases in building a blueprint to further define a structure aligning with the concept of a national commission for lymphatics research. Through a

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The Emotional Price of LDs: Becoming One’s Own Advocate

By William Repicci, President & CEO of LE&RN

At a recent staff meeting, we discussed the emotional impact on those who live with lymphatic diseases (LDs). This includes lymphedema (LE), lipedema, lymphatic malformations (LM) or vascular anomalies. One thing was clear: most doctors know

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