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LipUK Workshop

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

We are excited to host our first Lipoedema UK Clinician Workshop…

Lipoedema UK



On 13th July, in Manchester, and 24th July, in Derby, Physiquipe and Lipoedema UK will be hosting a 4 hour workshop exploring what Lipoedema is and how we can recognise the signs and symptoms.


Key Speaker – Dr. Vaughan Keeley


What we will cover

  • How to tell a patient and what to advise
  • Best practice for treatment and assessment
  • Dietary advice and exercises

What are the benefits in attending?

  • CPD credits available
  • CPD hours available
  • Learn about a new condition that is often mis-diagnosed or un-diagnosed
  • Expand knowledge

Who should attend

  • GPs
  • Lymphoedema Nurses or Therapists
  • Plastic Surgeons (liposuction)
  • Physiotherapists
  • Nutritionists
  • Dieticians

Monday 24th July 10.00am-2.00pm 

Royal Derby Hospital, Derby


To book your ticket go here.




Topics and Timings
9-10am – Registration
  • Meet the Exhibitors
10-10.30am – Introduction to Lip UK – Sharie Fetzer/Member of LipUK
  • Introduce the event
  • Who are LipUK?
  • What are the aims and objectives of LipUK?
  • Best practice guide?
  • Online course – can be done at the end of the session
10.30-11.15am – What is Lipoedema and how does it present – Denise Hardy – Kendal Lymphology
  • Live examples of Lipoedema – different stages
  • When does it develop
  • How it develops
  • Key signs and symptoms
11.15-11.30am – Break 15mins
11.30-12.30pm – Key Speaker – Dr. Vaughan Keeley – Royal Derby Hospital
  • Topic of interest
  • Research available?
  • Treatments available?
12.30-1.15pm – Treatment Approach to Lipoedema – Denise Hardy/RDH Nurse
  • Treatments for Lipoedema?
  • Dietry advice?
  • Exercises and activities?
  • Any other key points?
1.15-1.30pm – Q&A
1.30pm onwards – Opportunity to complete Online CPD course


July 24
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Dominic Smith
Mary Joyner


Royal Derby Hospital
Uttoxeter Rd
Derby, DE22 3NE United Kingdom
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