Scientific Program

  • Epidemiology of Lymphedema
  • Basic Lymphology (Phylogeny, Ontogeny, Anatomy )
  • Lymphangiogenesis/ Hemangiogenesis and vascular growth factors
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Angiodysplasias
  • Pathophysiology of lymphatic diseases
  • Extracellular matrix, interstitial space and hydromechanics of oedema fluid
  • Measurement of oedema-lumphedema
  • Diagnosis of Lymphatic Diseases
  • Classification and Staging of Lymphedema
  • Infections and lymphedema
  • Inflammation and lymphatic insufficiency
  • Skin Complications of Lymphatic Disorders
  • Imaging of the Lymphatic diseases (Lymphoscintigraphy, MRI, SpectCT, ICG Lymphopgraphy, Ultrosonography Duplex scanning, ElastoSonography etc).
  • Genetics Tissue Engineering,
  • Stem Cells and Epigenetics
  • Primary and secondary lymphedema
  • Experimental lymphology
  • Phlebo-lymphedema
  • Chronic venous diseases and lymphedema
  • Venous insufficiency and lymphatic disorders
  • Venous diseases and lymphatic system
  • Vein thrombosis
  • Thrombosis and surgical treatment of Lymphatic diseases
  • Thromboprophylaxis in lymphatic treatment
  • Cancer Metastasis through the Lymphovascular System.
  • Cancer and lymphatic disorders
  • Oncology and lymphatic system
  • Neoplasms and lymphatic system
  • Sentinel/Regional Lymph Nodes
  • Breast Cancer and Lymphedema
  • Lymph Nodes Cancer and Lymphedema
  • Surgery Oncology and Lymphatic Disorders
  • Immunology and Immunotherapy
  • Chemotherapeutics
  • Fat tissue and lymphatic insufficiency
  • Lipedema
  • Pediatric lymphology
  • Complications in lymphatic disorders
  • Treatment complications of lymphatic disorders
  • Radioactivity in Lymphatic System
  • Complications of Radiation and Lymphatic Diseases
  • Differential Diagnosis of Lymphedema
  • Volume Measurement and follow up tools
  • Treatment and management of Lymphatic diseases
  • Primary Lymphedema
  • Secondary Lymphedema
  • Conservative treatment of LymphedemaDifferent techniques Conservative treatment of Lymphedema
  • Surgical treatment (Vascularized lymph-node transfer, LVA techniques, Lymph-lymphatic transfer, Liposuction, Prophylactic lymphedema surgical approach, Other surgical techniques, future of lymphedema surgery)
  • Plastic Surgery and Lymphedema
  • Cosmetic in lymphatic disorders
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Complications of Radiation and Lymphatic Diseases
  • Radioactivity in Lymphatic System
  • Wound Care
  • Physical treatments
  • Elastic garments
  • Bandaging and lymphedema
  • Compression Therapy
  • Compression management
  • Compression tools
  • Filariasis
  • Podoconiosis
  • Controversies in Lymphology
  • Chylous Disorders
  • Prevention of lymphatic disorders
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic protocols
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Guidelines -Patient education
  • Food and nutrition and lymphedema
  • Diet and lymphatic system
  • Nursing Management of Lymphedema
  • New Technologies
  • Challenges and Opportunities Facing the Specialty
  • Lymphedema International Day
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Quality of life in patient with lymphoedema
  • Lecture and workshops for patients
  • Education in Lymphology
  • Guidelines for lymphatic disorders
  • Guidelines for phlebo-lymphatic diseases