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World Lymphoedema Day 2019

March 8, 2019

Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) Join us in Supporting World Lymphedema Day™, an annual event taking place each year on March 6th. Our goal is to make lymphedema and lymphatic disease awareness, education and research a global health priority. Join us, take action, and celebrate our solidarity. The Lymphatic […]


ILF Chronic Oedema Research Study

February 25, 2019

The National Lymphoedema Framework of Ireland, (NLFI) is supporting the International Lymphoedema Framework, (ILF), in a survey to facilitate a common international way of defining issues around lymphoedema and chronic oedema, through standardisation and robust validation of outcome measurement within these conditions. This survey aims, through partnership with stakeholders in […]

Past Events

All-Ireland Lymphoedema Conference November 2017

January 24, 2018

Norah Kyne, MISCP, Lymphoedema Therapist, Strive Clinic, Galway The first All-Ireland Lymphoedema Conference was held in the tranquil setting of Dromantine Abbey, near Newry, Co. Down, on 15th November 2017. It was a cross border initiative between the HSE and NHS, Northern Ireland (Lymphoedema Network Northern Ireland), attended by senior […]

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8th International Framework Conference 2018

January 24, 2018

The 8th International Framework Conference will be held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands from the 6th to 9th June 2018. The ILF 2018 Conference will gather practitioners, researchers, affiliates and stakeholders from all over the world, and is a great opportunity to present your knowledge to a multi-stakeholder audience. Topics will […]

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Report from the 7th International Lymphoedema Framework Conference 2017

October 23, 2017

Norah Kyne,¬†Chartered Physiotherapist Specialist in Lymphoedema Management & NLFI Steering Committee Member¬† The 7th International Lymphoedema Framework conference took place from 21-24 June 2017 in the beautiful, ancient city of Siracusa, Sicily, Italy. The scientific programme included keynote lectures, free paper sessions, industry symposia and posters. International speakers presented research […]

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2017 International Lymphoedema Framework Conference Announcement

May 13, 2017

Co-hosted by the Italian Lymphoedema Framework (ITALF). The conference will take place on 21-24 June 2017 Syracuse on Sicily, Italy. This year, the conference will start with a pre-conference, held on 21 June, where there will be an ILF-ITALF Joint session. Representatives from both frameworks will present during this session. […]

2016 Asia Pacific Lymphology Conference
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2016 Asia Lymphatic Lymphology Conference

February 29, 2016

NLF Ireland were represented at the 2016 Asia Lymphatic Lymphology Conference, combining the Australasia and International Lymphoedema Framework conferences. It was a great opportunity to meet with other national frameworks and gain from their experience. National frameworks from Canada, Italy, Holland, Japan, Australia and now Ireland met to discuss future […]