Lymphedema: Updates and Guidelines for Treatment


Lymphedema is abnormal swelling that can occur in the arms, legs, face, or trunk as a result of cancer or its treatment. This chronic condition is often challenging to treat. This program will discuss the causes of lymphedema as well as its risk factors. Strategies for prevention and treatment will be reviewed emphasizing the latest research. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.


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

Date & Time(s)


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Rockefeller Research Laboratories
430 East 67th Street
Room RRL-116
New York, NY 10065


You must register to attend this program. To register and for more information, please call 646-888-8106 or email