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July 2020 UW Medicine/ Northwest Hospital and Medical Center Lymphedema Support Group Meeting
July 11, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm PDT
To be updated as we learn more and get closer to this event date about whether we will be meeting in person?
But for now we, along with our Cancer Lifeline partners, invite all that can to attend the ZOOM assisted Lymphedema Support Group Meeting at what otherwise would have been?but may still be? hosted at the University of Washington Medicine/ Northwest Hospital and Medical Center, in the Medical Arts Building.
Please join the gathering!
On July 11th, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m, come learn about the 3rd annual Lymphedema Patient Symposium sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Lymphedema Center, Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital.? The Symposium has been a ground-breaker in patient education and is now a yearly event.? Members of the Northwest Lymphedema Center attended last year and will present relevant information and resources gleaned from their experience.? We’ll also share the inspiring keynote address by Cam Ayala, LE&RN Ambassador, and former patient of JoAnn Rovig, Founder of the Northwest Lymphedema Center.
From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Vivian Foxx, MSW, LICSW, our Facilitator will lead a group discussion where we can share our stories, experiences, and thoughts. Welcome to all Lymphedema patients, caregivers, therapists, medical professionals, or others involved in Lymphedema care.
Below are instructions for downloading and using the ZOOM portal.? For online security purposes, this will be a moderated discussion with a doorkeeper.? You will be allowed to ?enter? the discussion once the moderator, Basha Brownstein, Cancer Lifeline?s Community Program Manager grants access.? So please be prepared to wait until she permits you ?in the room.?? If possible, please register in advance following the instructions below.
STEPS to download and use ZOOM
Download link for computer: https://zoom.us/download
Download instructions for smartphone:
Go to the app store on your phone
Download app for your type of phone (android or apple)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
For dial in:
Call 1-253-215-8782, Enter meeting ID 950-284-459 press #, then # again.