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In this section you will find information about upcoming NLN conferences and other lymphedema-related conferences.  

Conferences and events provide a comprehensive program offering networking opportunties, the latest research, and education advancements for all participants. We celebrate lymphology's accomplishments to date and elevate the field to new heights. 

25th World Congress of Lymphology

Lymphedema Awareness Month and D-Day

Stomp Out Lymphedema

• 2014 NLN International Conference - Post Conference Information

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Lymphedema Retreat

May 15, 2015, 8:00AM PDT to May 17, 2015, 5:00PM PDT

Harmony Hill Retreat Center and Northwest Lymphedema Center are offering a lymphedema retreat for men and women living with lymphedema. 

Location: Harmony Hill Retreat Center
7362 E State Route 106
Union, WA 98592

Register online at: www.harmonyhill.org or contact Harmony Hill 360.898.2363 x 13 or by email at programs [at] harmonyhill [dot] org

  

NIH

Save the Date - Cancer Rehabilitation Conference

Jun 08, 2015, 9:00AM EDT to Jun 09, 2015, 5:00PM EDT

This conference is being hosted by the Rehabilitation Department of the NIH Clinical Center and is co-sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and the National Center for medical Rehabilitation Research. This activity has been submitted to the Oncology Nursing Society for approval to award contact hours. ONS is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's COA.

When:

Monday, June 8 to Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Where:

Natcher Auditorium
National Institutes of Health

Who Should Attend:

Representatives from cancer advocacy organizations, professional societies with an interest in cancer and rehabilitation, health care providers, Standards and Accreditation bodies, health care policy leaders with an interest in cancer and rehabilitation, researchers and organizations that issue research funding in cancer, rehabilitation and survivorship, patients and other public stakeholders including payers, business entities and medical health care entities concerned with the future of cancer care.

The National Institutes of Health is excited to announce a rehabilitation symposium designed to disseminate the findings of a subject matter expert group comprised of clinical NIH staff and other nationally recognized experts regarding cancer rehabilitation practices in the United States. The conference will present current practice models in cancer rehabilitation, identify screening and triage models and clinical measurement tools and discuss clinical integration of rehabilitation services into the oncology continuum of care and survivorship.

For more details: http://www.cc.nih.gov/rmd/crc/index.html