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11th Annual Lymphedema Education & Awareness Program

PostPosted: Thu Jul 17, 2008 12:44 am
by patoco
11th Annual Lymphedema Education & Awareness Program

An educational and awareness conference for patients, caregivers and professionals!

at Piedmont Hospital

Richard H. Rich Auditorium

1968 Peachtree Road, NW, Building 77

Atlanta, Georgia


Saturday, October 18, 2008

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Program includes:

What to expect of tissue after radiation? What is the physiology response of radiation? What does radiation do to the lymph nodes? - Peter Rossi, MD

How does vascular flow affect the lymphatics? - Ken Harper, MD

Expectations of surgery. - Christopher Hart, MD, FACS

The Lymphatic System, Wound Care, Infections and Treatment - Paula Stewart, MD

Parent Networking

Aquatic Exercises

The Connection of obesity and increased swelling in people with lymphedema and lipedema.

and more.

Additional information and registration form:

http://images.acswebnetworks.com/1/187/ ... rogram.pdf

Lighthouse Lymphedema Network

http://www.lighthouselymphedema.org//


:arrow: :arrow: See you there :!: :!: :!: