Tamryn Vivian studied at the University of kwaZulu Natal and obtained her undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy in 2006. 2010 saw her completing a certification in lymphatic therapy through the University of Western Cape in collaboration with the Norton School of Lymphatics, USA. In 2014-2015, Tamryn secured her advanced wound care training through the International Inter-professional Wound Care Course (IIWCC) and in 2017 she completed her Masters degree in Hand and Upper limb therapy. In 2019, Tamryn was trained in Fluorenence-Guided Manual Lymph Drainage, an advanced form of lymphoedema management. . She is passionate about lower limb ulcers and chronic venous insufficiency and focuses on improving quality of life.
Tamryn now serves as president of the Lymphatic Association of South Africa.