The Australasian Lymphology Association (ALA) is committed to promoting the development of lymphology in Australasia. The Association will strive to improve the management of those with, or at risk of developing lymphoedema and enhance communication between health professionals, educators, relevant authorities and government in regard to oedemas and lymphoedema.

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Grants to attend the Lymphoedema Information Day in Darwin 28-5-16

02 February 2016

The Australasian Lymphology Association (ALA) has been successful in gaining an Australian Government Department of Social Security grant. The National Disability Conference Initiative 2015-16 is funded under the Disability and Carer Support Activity to provide assistance to people with disability to participate in disability related conferences held in Australia.


ALA 2016 Award nominations now open

18 November 2015

Nominations for next year’s awards close on 30 March 2016. Further information and the nomination form is available on the website. Awards are offered in the following categories: - Outstanding Contribution to the Association - Contribution to Lymphology Research - Raising the Awareness of Lymphoedema in the Community.

New ALA website ...

30 April 2015

We are delighted to launch our new website. Over coming weeks new features will be made available for ALA members and other stakeholders.

ALA Office has moved ...

28 April 2015

The ALA Council advises that we have recently moved offices.

Lymphoedema Registry launch

11 March 2015

A project of the ALA with support of the LAA and state lymphoedema support groups. Analysis of collected data is provided via SPSS by an IBM Community Grant To achieve a robust data set the ALA, support groups and individual lymphoedema practitioners are asked to promote and encourage every person with lymphoedema to join the registry.