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 Canadian Lymphedema Framework National Conference, Toronto 2019 
Keynote Speakers 

The Scientific and Organizing Committees  welcomed t he following keynote speakers:

 Dr. Machteld Huber from the Netherlands,  spoke  on

 Positive Health: The New Definition of Health

Dr. Pierre von de Weid from Calgary, spoke  on Scientific Developments in Lymphedema Research;  Dr. Anna Towers of Montreal spoke  about Palliative Care and Lymphedema;  Susan Harris, PhD from British Columbia, spoke about Challenging Myths of Exercise-induced Lymphedema as well as Jean LaMantia, a dietitian from Toronto,about Nutrition and Lymphedema. Her new book "The Complete Lymphedema management & Nutrition Guide "was available for sale 

The closing question panel on Surgical Solutions for Lymphedema, included:

Canadian surgeons: Dr. John Semple (Surgeon-in-Chief at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto), Dr. Sibal Haykal (Surgeon at UHN) and Amy Beaith (a patient’s perspective on Quality of Life After Surgery)  

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