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11th International Lymphoedema Framework Conference in Nottingham, June 2023

August 2022

11th International Lymphoedema Framework Conference will take place on 13 – 15 June 2023 in Nottingham, UK. The venue is the East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham. 

The conference is organised in collaboration with the Welsh framework, Lymphoedema Wales.

More information will be available soon.

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