Lipedema (CONG2018-39)

This activity includes the following:

The Clinical Examination of Lipedema
  John Bartholomew, MD

What's the Difference Between Lipedema, Lipohypertrophy, Obesity, and Steatopygia?
  Karen Herbst, MD, PhD

Everything You Want to Know About Liposuction for Lipedema
  Mark Smith, MD

Vasospastic Disease and Lipedema - A Livid Connection?
  Steven Dean, DO, FACP, RPVI

Lipedema and Ehlers Danlos Syndrome - Is There a "Loose" Assocation?
  Karen Herbst, MD, PhD

The Medical Cookbook of Lipedema Therapy: Meds, Compression, Etc.
  Karen Herbst, MD, PhD

Panel Discussion

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Target Audience

The primary target audience includes physicians, physician assistants and advanced registered nurse practitioners, ultrasound technologists, nurses, allied health and all other healthcare professionals currently or planning to care for patients with venous disease. Specialists focusing on phlebology, cardiology, general surgery, vascular surgery, interventional radiology, interventional cardiology, dermatology, dermatologic surgery, internal medicine, family practice, plastic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, vascular medicine, and emergency medicine are invited to enhance their knowledge and skills specific to the treatment of venous and lymphatic disease.

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NameRoleCommercial InterestType of Relationship
John Bartholomew, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Steven Dean, DO, FACP, RPVIPlanner; SpeakerTactile MedicalSpeakers Bureau; Scientific Advisory Board
Karen Herbst, MD, PhDModerator; SpeakerTactile Medical

Speakers Board

Stephen H. Moss, BA, CHCPStaffNonen/a
Mark Smith, MDSpeakerNonen/a



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