Our Programme

Lipoedema UK’s 2020 2 day conference will feature the latest information on lipoedema from leading medical experts, plus the opportunity to take part in several exciting new research projects.

Our programme will combine a mix of presentations and workshops for patients of all stages, in a caring and supportive atmosphere where you can share the challenges and complex issues that surround living with lipoedema.  

We will also offer separate workshops for healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of lipoedema patients.  The conference is open to patients, their families and friends, but we recommend a minimum age of 18.  

For anyone who has not yet received a diagnosis or would like specialist advice on compression for lipoedema, Lipoedema UK’s  wonderful team of  Nurse Consultants will offer individual private consultations at the heavily discounted rate of of £40 p.p.*

Registration on Day 1 will commence at 9.00 so you have time to unwind, settle in, enjoy a coffee, meet representative of the Lip Uk team and look around our exhibitors.  

Registration on Day 2 will also commence at 9.00 and the opportunity to join in a leisurely walk around the grounds at Whittlebury or if you choose to stay over night at Whittlebury we suggest you start the day with a dip in their the pool.

Fees include lunch on both days and refreshments including tea and coffee breaks not accommodation.

Please note: Dr Kristiana Gordon will be presenting on Saturday 13th June.

“I remember last year’s conference and being very apprehensive before the conference, but I was truly blown away, I made some life long friends and we’ve all stayed in touch. Can’t wait to go to the next Lipoedema UK conference “

To take advantage of our early bird rates: please click here.

*Appointments for Individual Nurse Consultations will be released at the same time as the conference programme is published.

Lipoedema UK conference payment options

Should you wish to receive an invoice for payment or to make payment by cheque, or have any other queries regarding payments please email us @: lipukconf2020@lipoedema.co.uk

Cancellations and full refunds for Lipoedema UK conference fees are available up until 31st May 2020. Requests for change of name(substitutions) or refunds should be made by email to: lipukconf2020@lipoedema.co.uk

Accommodation at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa

Treat yourself and totally unwind by staying at Whittlebury Hall Hotel and Spa, an award-winning 254-bedroom four-star hotel, luxurious spa and swimming pool, nestled in hundreds of acres of ancient parkland. Whittlebury is a 10-minute drive from junction 15a of the M1 and 20 minutes from central Milton Keynes. Other accommodation is available in the vicinity of Milton Keynes and nearby areas.

Please note:  Whittlebury’s Terms and conditions require full payment at the time of booking and do not permit refunds.

To book accommodation at Whittlebury Park Hotel, follow this link: https://www.whittlebury.com/spa/package-finder/lipoedema-uk

If you have any special requests regarding your accommodation please email:

kyle.tillyer@whittlebury.com

or call 01327 850490 (9am – 5pm Monday – Friday) quoting Lipoedema UK

Whittlebury Park Hotel
Milton Keynes, NN12 8QH

Other Accommodation

We suggest you check rates on https://www.booking.com for alternative accommodation.