Monday, August 04, 2008

11th Annual Georgia Lymphedema Education & Awareness Program

11th Annual Georgia 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: Registration Form

Lighthouse Lymphedema Network

See you there