Lymphoedema presentation, Launceston TAS

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edited November 2016 in Community news and events

For those of you in and around Launceston the Tasmanian Breast Cancer Network (TBCN) will present a session on lymphoedema at Launceston General Hospital's theatrette on Saturday March 14, 2015 at 9.30AM.

Professor Neil Piller, Flinders University, South Australia - Director International Lymphoedema Framework & Director of Lymphoedema Research Unit has been sponsored by the TBCN to run the session on lymphoedema. 

The session will include the use of the bio-impedence equipment for those wishing to measure the amount of fluid in their arms or legs and a demonstration of Lymphatic drainage techniques.

Refreshments will be served. Entry by donation (to help offset the costs).

This event is not only for those who have had breast cancer, so please distribute the information to anyone you know who is affected by lymphoedema.

  • For more information and to register your interest please email Mandy Forteath on