Lymphedema: What You Need to Know About Diagnosis, Treatment and the Promise of Research

Thursday, May 3, 2018

7:00 pm

Stanford Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

Sponsored by:
Stanford Health Library

Presented by Stanford Health Library

Lymphedema is a chronic condition that causes unsightly swelling in the limbs due to blockage in the circulatory systems. Lymphedema is most commonly caused by lymph node removal or damage due to cancer treatment. This talk will address the condition, current research and emerging treatments for it.

Speaker: Stanley Rockson, MD
Allan and Tina Neill Professor of Lymphatic Research and Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

When:
Thursday, May 3, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where:
Stanford Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201, 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304
Admission:

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 

Tags:

Lecture / Reading Health / Wellness Science 

Audience:
General Public
Contact:
650-498-7826, healthlibrary@stanfordhealthcare.org