Support Meeting

Lymphedema — swelling often occurring in the arms and legs — can be a challenging chronic condition faced by many patients after they have been treated for cancer. This program will discuss the basic causes of lymphedema, risk factors, and prevention strategies. Contemporary treatment strategies will be reviewed. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation.

Event Information

Date & Time(s)
Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Resources for Life After Cancer


This program is for people who have been treated for cancer. No observers, please, without prior approval.

Location Information

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue — Room M-107
(between 67th and 68th Streets)
New York, NY 10065

Contact Information


You must register to attend this program. To register or for more information, please call 646-888-4740 or e-mail