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See what happens when LE&RN Members come together

See what happens when LE&RN Members come together

Dear Ally in the Fight Against Lymphedema and Lymphatic Diseases,

In March of 2015, I witnessed something extraordinary.

A six-year-old girl, Emma Detlefsen, appeared before the New York State legislature in Albany alongside myself and other representatives from LE&RN. For 12 years, LE&RN

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Dong Li, 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Dong Li, 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Dong Li, currently a Research Scientist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, under the supervision of Dr. Hakon Hakonarson, received a Travel Award from LE&RN to attend the 2017 Lymphatics Forum in Chicago. We asked Dong Li to share his thoughts on that experience with us and to tell

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Samia Bachmann, 2017 LE&RN Travel and Poster Award winner

Samia Bachmann, 2017 LE&RN Travel and Poster Award winner

I am Samia Bachmann, currently completing Ph.D. studies in the lab of Prof. Michael Detmar at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. I first became aware of the lymphatic system during my studies to become a veterinarian. However, I only began to really appreciate this

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Ajit Muley, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Ajit Muley, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Ajit Muley, currently a Ph.D. postdoctoral research scientist at Columbia University (Medical Center campus), under the supervision of Dr. Carrie Shawber received a Travel Award from LE&RN to attend the 2017 Lymphatics Forum in Chicago. We asked Ajit to share his thoughts on that experience

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Dr. Vincenza Cifarelli, 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Dr. Vincenza Cifarelli, 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Dr. Vincenza Cifarelli, currently an Instructor in Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis under the supervision of Dr. Nada Abumrad, received a Travel Award from LE&RN to attend the 2017 Lymphatics Forum in Chicago. We asked Vincenza to share her thoughts on that

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Echoe Bouta, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Echoe Bouta, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Echoe Bouta, Ph.D. at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical school under the supervision of Timothy Padera, Ph.D., received a Travel Award from LE&RN to attend the 2017 Lymphatics Forum in Chicago. We asked Echoe to share her thoughts on that experience with us and to tell us a

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Li-Hao “Paul” Huang, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Li-Hao “Paul” Huang, Ph.D., 2017 LE&RN Travel Award winner

Li-Hao “Paul” Huang, Ph.D., currently a post-doctoral scholar at Washington University School of Medicine, Pathology and Immunology Department, under the supervision of Dr. Gwen Randolph, received a Travel Award from LE&RN to attend the 2017 Lymphatics Forum in Chicago. We asked Paul to share

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