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 Winter/Spring SCHEDULE:
January 13, 2016
February 10, 2016
Speaker: Heather Ferguson, Executive Director, Lymphedema Advocacy Group, via Skype
Topic: Lymphedema Treatment Act. Heather has a son with lymphedema and her advocacy helped mandate full lymphedema coverage in North Carolina where she lives. She is originally from Rochester and still has family in the area.
Click here to read her story.
March 9, 2016
April 13, 2016
Speaker: Robin Rice, PT, MLD/CDT, CMP, Rochester General Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation
May 11, 2016
June 8, 2016
Speaker: Angela Kiklowicz, OT,Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Thompson Health
All Coalition programs are free unless otherwise noted. We invite you to view our program calender here.