World Lymphedema Day
Diverse crowd celebrating World Lymphedema Day

Dr. Keast: Lower Extremity Lymphedema and Skin Breakdown, A Growing Problem

London Ontario, Canada


Lower Extremity Lymphedema and Skin Breakdown, A Growing Problem
with Dr. Keast
MARCH 14, 2024 | 6:30 pm EST

The prevalence and risk factors for lower extremity lymphedema will be examined both in the Canadian and international perspective. Key interventions and strategies for prevention will be discussed.


David H. Keast BSc(Hon), MSc, DipEd, MD, CCFP, FCFP(LM)

Dr. Keast is the Medical Director of the Chronic Wound and Lymphedema Consultation Clinic at the Parkwood Institute in London Canada. He is Clinical Adjunct Professor of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University (London). Dr. Keast is an Associate Scientist, Lawson Health Research Institute, Parkwood Institute Research. He is Co-director of the Canadian Lymphedema Framework, Secretary Board of Directors of the International Lymphedema Framework and President of the World Alliance for Wound and Lymphedema Care.

Dr. Keast is an internationally recognized educator and has published over 100 papers and 11 book chapters.

We look forward to seeing you there!


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