Our Goals & Priorities


At the Lipedema World Alliance, we’re committed to advancing the understanding of Lipedema and pioneering breakthrough treatments. Our efforts extend beyond research to actively engage with the wider public and health institutions. Specifically:


Our commitment to research excellence drives our initiatives to foster collaboration between clinicians and researchers in the Lipedema community. We recognize the significance of interdisciplinary connections in producing high-quality research outcomes. Our priorities include:


In the realm of diagnosis, LWA strives to establish consistency and innovation. Our goals in the diagnosis domain encompass:

At the Lipedema World Alliance, our mission revolves around unity, knowledge dissemination, and impactful change. We invite healthcare professionals, researchers, and passionate representatives from patient associations to join us on this transformative journey. Together, we’re shaping a world where Lipedema is better understood, treated, and ultimately, conquered.