On November 16th, FDRS attended the NLN's 5th Annual Rare Voice Awards in Washington D.C. where Legislative Asst Nico Janssen was recognized for his work on the Lymphedema Treatment Act and our very own Sarah Bramblette was recognized for being a Patient Advocate!

FDRS attended the Faster Cures Partnering for Cures conference in NYC this week where attendees spent time exchanging transformative research and process ideas with key opinion leaders.

Registration for the Lipedema and Dercum's: Goals for the Future and Tools for Today conference in Salt Lake City April 28-30 is NOW OPEN.

Have you seen our new Photo Essay on Lipedema and Dercum's Disease?  Visit fatdisorders.smugmug.com

FDRS has a new page... Check our our Blogs on Tho Do's and Dont's of Exercising with a Fat Disorder,  Self-Care for Pain and Inflammation, and more!

LE&RN awarded our Research Coordinator and past President Felicitie Daftuar with their 2016 Research Advocate Award.

FDRS is currently in Dallas, TX attending the 2016 NLN Conference meeting with researchers, doctor's and patients.

For information on this year's conference and on the NLN, click here.