Lymphedema Awareness Network of Rochester (LANROC)
A program of the Breast Cancer Coalition
Every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 5:30 – 7:00pm
This networking group provides awareness, education and peer support for anyone with primary or secondary lymphedema. We also welcome caregivers, lymphedema therapists, medical personnel and anyone at risk of developing lymphedema.
To learn more, please contact Jennifer Gaylord at Jennifer@bccr.org
or call 585-473-8177.
2016-2017 Winter/Spring SCHEDULE:
December 14, 2016
Speaker: Victoria Nugent, NP, Genesee Surgical Associates
Topic: The History of Lymphedema
January 11, 2017
February 8, 2017
Speaker: Peggy McNamara, AOA Coordinator, YMCA of Greater Rochester — Carson Metrocenter Branch
March 8, 2017
Speakers: Andrea Pearson (certified lymphedema therapist) and Shelly Trim (certified lymphedema therapist), Noyes Health
Topic: Lymphedema awareness
April 12, 2017
Speaker: Shirley Mandeville (Nurse Practitioner), Comprehensive Breast Care at Pluta
Topic: L-dex bio impedance spectroscopy
May 10, 2017
June 14, 2017
Speaker: Dr. J. Guilherme Christiano, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center
Topic: Surgery and lymphedema
All Coalition programs are free unless otherwise noted. We invite you to view our program calender here.