We are excited to share a recent conversation between Adie MacKenzie, PTA, LMT, CLT-LANA, NBC-HWC, Clinical Advisor to AIROS Medical, and Courtney Mascio, OT/L, CLT, Professional Education Manager of the Lipedema Foundation. This video provides a deep dive into some groundbreaking advancements in the field of lipedema research.

One of the most notable projects discussed is the establishment of the first-ever lipedema biorepository at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. This initiative is poised to significantly enhance research capabilities and foster a better understanding of lipedema. Courtney also shares the Lipedema Foundation’s efforts to expand its therapist provider directory across various specialties, aiming to build a comprehensive network of support for those affected by lipedema.

The video underscores the importance of collaboration within the medical community to increase clinical awareness and improve patient care. Adie and Courtney’s passion and commitment to advancing lipedema research shine through in their discussion, making this video a must-watch for anyone interested in healthcare advancements.

We invite you to watch the full video below and explore how these initiatives are setting new benchmarks in the field of lipedema research.

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Adie Mackenzie
Adie Mackenzie

Adie MacKenzie is a national board-certified health and wellness coach and a Certified Lymphedema Therapist. She has over 40 years of experience in manual therapy, including medical massage and physical therapy. She currently treats lymphedema patients and people with chronic pain and chronic illnesses as part of her private practice and during clinical hours at an integrative health facility in Nashville, Tennessee.

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