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Open Forum 2017

LLN Board Member and therapist Samantha Cannon will host this event in the Bennet B room (at the front door before going down the hall to the Rehab Dept) at Northside Forsyth Hospital, 1400 Northside Forsyth Drive, Cumming, GA 30041.  Any questions please call .  Signs for the meeting will be in place to help you. Visitors may park in any of the lots or parking deck surrounding Northside Hospital-Forsyth.

 https://www.northside.com/forsyth

Directions:  If you are coming from Atlanta, Follow GA-400 N/US-19 N to Forsyth County. Take the GA-20 E  to the right, then make a right turn on to Ronald Reagan Blvd, and a right turn on Northside Forsyth Dr to the hospital

FORUM TOPICS:

6:00-6:15 pm - meet and greet with light refreshments

6:15 pm -  A brief discussion of the latest information and research from the joint LLN-National Lymphedema Conference held in Orlando, FL in October

7:00pm - Troy Briddle with Lohmann & Rauscher (the company that purchased Solaris in Wisconsin) will give a demonstration of their lymphedema compression products and explain their newest garment choices

7:20pm – Therapist Samantha Cannon will discuss “Reducing scars and fibrosis with the Rian low-level laser after surgery or radiation therapy”

7:40pm – Wrap-up,  additional Q&A time for the attendees. 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: The LLN is expanding our reach to connect with patients in the Greater Atlanta area, with this conference at Northside-Forsyth in November, and at Piedmont Henry Hospital in Stockbridge in February.  The 2018 LLN Conference will be held Saturday, October 20th at the ROAM facility at Perimeter Mall.  More details to come!

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Event Properties

Event date: 11-16-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 11-16-2017 8:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Location Northside Hospital Forsyth
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