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
or call 585-473-8177.


April 12, 2017
Speaker: Shirley Mandeville (Nurse Practitioner),
Comprehensive Breast Care at Pluta
Topic: L-dex bio impedance spectroscopy

May 10, 2017
Peer Support

June 14, 2017
Speaker: Dr. J. Guilherme Christiano, Division of Plastic Surgery,
University of Rochester Medical Center
Topic: Surgery and lymphedema 

July 12, 2017
Peer Support

August 9, 2017
Speaker: Mary Jo Provenzano and Connie Nowakowski, Callan-Harris Physical Therapy
Topic: Insurance Q&A for lymphedema treatment and compression garments

September 13, 2017
Peer Support

October 11, 2017
Speaker: Phillip Pollot, author of “Lymphedema: Finding the Wholistic Approach
Topic: An overview of lymphedema

November 8, 2017
Peer Support

December 13, 2017
Speaker: TBD
Topic: TBD


All Coalition programs are free unless otherwise noted. We invite you to view our program calender here.