Become a member

As an ILA member, you will be part of an international network and receive the latest news within the field of Lipoedema.

Membership of the ILA is open to physicians, specialized nurses, psychologists, physiotherapists, dieticians, and researchers in the field of lipoedema as well as other healthcare professionals with a specific interest in lipoedema including professionals employed by the medical device and pharmaceutical industry.

Why become a member of ILA?

As a member of ILA, you support a very important cause: The improvement and development of lipoedema management worldwide. Additionally, you also get the chance to actively shape that process. As an ILA member you can vote, and you are allowed to stand for election to become a member of the ILA board (unless you are employed by a company involved in the production/marketing of products used for the prevention or treatment of lipoedema). This gives you direct influence on the future development of lipoedema management worldwide.

Benefits of your ILA Membership
  • You support the development and improvement of lipoedema management worldwide
  • You have the possibility to vote and stand for election for the ILA board
  • You will have exclusive access to certain content (e.g., lectures, publications) at the ILA website
  • You will be part of a worldwide network of healthcare professionals with passion and dedication for evidence-based lipoedema treatment
Membership prices

The annual membership fee is EUR 25.

It is also possible to purchase memberships for a team and obtain a discount per person. Team size can be changed at the beginning of every year/before the annual fee is charged. 

1 person25 € / year / personIndividual login
2 - 15 people20 € / year / personIndividual login or team login
16 - 30 people15 € / year / personIndividual login or team login

Learn more about team memberships and the procedure here

Please contact the ILA Secretariat at to apply for team membership.