What are the expectations for study participants in Project HOPE?
- Completion of clinical assessments at the University of Pennsylvania at the beginning and end of this 1 year study (transportation costs will be covered for those living 75 miles or more from Philadelphia)
- Surveys and phone based measures throughout the year long study
- Attendance of a one hour lymphedema education session webinar led by Dr. Kathryn Schmitz
- Willingess to be randomized to the timing of receiving the 12 month intervention (DURING versus AFTER the study)
- Full participation in the Lean Eating for Women program either during or after the study