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March, 2015

 

March 1:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Phoenix, AZ.  Time: 6:00 AM.  Location:  Phoenix Zoo.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 1: Free Public Conference 2015: Making Peace with our Food and Bodies: Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders.  Time: 9:00am.  Location: Omni Conference Center – 333 Earle Ovington Blvd, Uniondale, NY.  Details: Expert nationally known speakers Sondra Kronberg, MS, RD, CEDRD, Douglas Bunnell, PhD, FAED, CEDS, Vicki Paley, LCSW, BCD, CEDS and Tabitha Limotte, LMFT will offer perspectives and education on prevention and treatment of eating disorders, how biological, genetic, cultural and social factors influence the risk and development of an eating disorder and how to recognize early signs and symptoms and what the current standards of treatment are. The conference will be free and there will be time allotted for questions and answers. More info: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/sites/default/files/EDTC_NEDAwarenessFlyer.pdf
Contact: Eating Disorder Treatment Collaborative/ F.E.E.D. University at (516) 513-1284

March 1: BE-YOU-TY NIGHT: An Evening of Art & Activism.  Time: 7:00PM.  Location: Poets Den Theater, 309 E 108th St, New York, NY.  Details: BE-YOU-TY NIGHT! is a performance and charity fundraiser event. Five talented female performers of various backgrounds (like musical theatre, R&B, Soul, Pop, and Opera) will share their journeys of empowerment through music and personal stories. They will get to share who they are in the context of self-love, self esteem, and the beauty they offer the world through performing. The event will raise money for Endangered Bodies (endangeredbodies.org), a global non-profit organization taking a stand against the toxic culture that teaches women and girls to hate their bodies through meetings, seminars, counseling, and activism. Get your tickets here: http://beyoutynight.brownpapertickets.com/
Contact: http://beyoutynight.brownpapertickets.com/

March 3:  Annual Shoreline Eating Disorders Presentation.  Time: 6:00PM, Location: The James Blackstone Memorial Library at 758 Main St, Branford, CT.  Details: The Annual Shoreline Eating Disorders Presentation will be held on Tuesday, March 3rd at The James Blackstone Memorial Library 758 Main St Branford, CT from 6:00-7:30 pm. “Listen To Me” presents five speakers, each with their own personal story of treatment for eating disorder symptomology including: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, emotional eating and exercise abuse. Males and females ages 15-60’s will share their unique story and reflect on their treatment in Connecticut based centers including: Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living, Walden Behavioral Care, The Renfrew Center, Center For DIscovery and out-patient/offices. Cost for this presentation is free. For further information please contact: www.blackstonelibrary.org,or ginayogacreek@gmail.com.
Contact: ginayogacreek@gmail.com

March 5: Eating Disorder Hope Google Hangout:  Join Us for A Google Hangout on “Real Life Recovery: Walking your Talk” With Special Guests: Jacquelyn Ekern MS, LPC and Crystal Karges MS, RDN of Eating Disorder Hope March 5, 2015 at 4:00 PM PST / 6:00 PM CST/ 7:00 PM EST. Click here for more info. (Pro, Pub)

March 7:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Los Angeles, CA.  Time: 9:00 AM.  Location:  Crescent Bay Park, Santa Monica.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 7:  Family Eating Disorders (FED) Program.  Time: 9:00AM.  Location: The Center for Balanced Living, 8001 Ravines Edge Court, Columbus, OH.  Details: Social Context of ED: Helping your loved one live well in a world obsessed with body size, shape and weight. Learn why people with eating disorders are more susceptible to social messaging about beauty. Find ways to step back and critically examine current American social standards that focus on the thin ideal. Learn how to navigate conversations about body image differently around a loved one who has an eating disorder. FED is an educational program that provides the newest eating disorder information on symptoms, causes, myths, new neurobiological information, how to help your Loved One, stages of change, and finding balance between managing the illness and family self-care. Stories will be shared and resources provided. The program is offered six times a year, with different themes for each.
Contact: Lori Johnson, 614.896.8251

March 11: Families Matter in Eating Disorder Treatment, Expert Panel. Presented by the Inner Door Center. Inner Door Center® invites family members of patients and members of the community to our Family Matters Panel. Our speakers are experts on the subject of Eating Disorders, and will be discussing the basics of Eating Disorders, how to recognize symptoms along with the steps to treatment. More information at www.innerdoorcenter.com. (Pub)

March 14:  Icebreaker – Breaking the Silence Gala.  Time: 6:00PM, Location: The Pinnacle Club at The Grand Hyatt Hotel, Denver, CO.  Details: The Eating Disorder Foundation’s third annual fundraising gala. Guests will be treated to a memorable evening that will include a cocktail reception, silent and live auctions, seated dinner and dancing.  Contact: info@eatingdisorderfoundation.org

March 15:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Ann Arbor, MI.  Time: 12:00 PM.  Location:  University of Michigan, Couzens Hall.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 18 – 20: The 12th London International Eating Disorders Conference, United Kingdom, London.  Details: We are delighted to announce that our 12th International London Eating Disorders Conference, one of the leading and most respected eating disorders conferences in the world, is taking place on 18th, 19th and 20th March 2015. Our programme planners, Professor Bryan Lask and Dr Rachel Bryant-Waugh, both leading authorities in the field of eating disorders, have once again put together a world-class programme, which will bring together speakers and delegates from around the world. We are proud to announce that our Keynote Speaker will be Professor Michael Strober from University of California, USA, who is internationally renowned for his work on the assessment and treatment of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.  Contact: lisa.freeman@markallengroup.com (Pro)

March 19: Eating Disorder Hope Google Hangout:  Join Us for A Google Hangout on “Healing from Trauma and Eating Disorders” With Special Guest: Brian Cuban.  Time TBD.  Click here for more info. (Pro, Pub)

March 19 – 22:  iaedp Symposium 2015, Phoenix, AZ.  A wonderful environment to refresh, relax, and network with other eating disorders professionals exchanging ideas in a forum designed especially for you! More information and registration.  (Pro)

March 21:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Fort Worth, TX.  Time: 8:30 AM.  Location:  LaGrave Field.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 22:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Washington, DC.  Time: 8:30 AM.  Location:  American University – Erin Friedheim Quadrangle.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 22:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Memphis, TN.  Time: 1:00 PM.  Location:  Rhodes College and Overton Park.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

March 25: 2015 FREE Webinar Series for Professionals, Presented by the Renfrew Center Foundation, “Invisible Women: Eating Disorders and Midlife”.  Presented by Genevieve Roanhouse, LGSW & Carolyn Karoll, LCSW-C, The Renfrew Center of Baltimore.  For more information and to register, please visit www.refrewcenter.com (Pro)

March 26: NEDA’s Annual Benefit Dinner – Healing, Hope & Heroes.  Time: 6:00PM, Location: Guastavino’s – 409 E. 59th St, New York City, NY.  Details: Join us for NEDA’s 2015 Annual Benefit Dinner; Healing, Hope & Heroes, on Thursday, March 26th at Guastavino’s NYC. Reception begins at 6:30PM with dinner to follow. This year we will be honoring three individuals for their outstanding contributions in the field of eating disorders. Profile in Leadership Award: The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy, Former United States Representative, Rhode Island; Co-Founder, One Mind for Research and Founder, Kennedy Forum Corporate Leadership Award: Jaclyn Sarka & Gary Dakin, Co-Founders JAG Models Lifetime Achievement Award: Margo Maine, Ph.D., NEDA Founder, NEDA Senior Advisor, Clinical Psychologist and Author For event information, please call Kristina Handley, event coordinator, at 201.941.6064 or email neda@trustaffairs.com.  Contact: Kristina Handley, event coordinator, at 201.941.6064 or email neda@trustaffairs.com

March 26: Eating Disorder Hope Twitter Chat, “Eating Disorders and Trauma”, featuring Dr. Kim Dennis of Timberline Knolls.  Kim Dennis, MD of Timberline Knolls discusses trauma as an environmental factor that can influence the development and maintenance of an eating disorder. Learn about the variations of trauma and treatment options to move past the pain and live a fulfilling and healthy life. More information. (Pub)

March 27: Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, 2014-2015 Webinar/Seminar Workshop Series for Professionals.  Topic: Nutrition and Eating Disorders.  Presenter: Sondra Kronberg, RD.  More information and registration at www.icpnyc.org/csab (Pro)

March 27: Spring Into Action: Infusing Creativity and Flexibility into the Eating Disorder Field.  Time: 8:00AM, Lcoation: Needham Sheraton – 100 Cabot Street, Needham, MA.  Details: Conference Objectives: At the end of the MEDA Conference, participants will: -Learn concrete skills that can be translated into inpatient and outpatient settings -Understand the treatment of eating disorders from unique treatment modalities -Learn how to provide more appropriate care through understanding the complexities behind eating disorders -Understand different language to use when working with individuals and families
Contact: jhyde@medainc.org or 617-558-1881 x 20

March 27: Tidewater Overeaters Anonymous Beach Retreat 23 – Recovery by the Sea.  Time: 6:00PM.  Details: Recovery by the Sea ~Beach Retreat 23~ March 27-29, 2015  Holiday Inn & Suites, North Beach 3900 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA  23451  Meetings/Workshops to support  OA’s 12-Step Program of Recovery Build, Strengthen, and Add to your OA Network Fun, Fellowship, and Memories For a LIFETIME!!  Contact: Stacey 757-572-6610

March 29:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Gainesville, FL.  Time: 10:30 AM.  Location:  University of Florida-McCarty Lot.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

 


 

April, 2015

 

April 10: Eating Disorder Hope Twitter Chat, “Anorexia and Genetics”, featuring Dr. Cynthia Bulik of the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders.  Cynthia Bulik , PhD of UNC Center of Excellence  for Eating Disorders discusses the fascinating developments and findings in the genetic research of anorexia.  More information. (Pub)

April 11:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Columbus, OH.  Time: 11:00 AM.  Location:  Fred Beekman Park.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 12:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Oklahoma City, OK.  Time: 12:00 PM.  Location:  Devon Boathouse, Oklahoma City, OK.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 15: Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders Health and Wellness Expo.  Time: 5:00PM.  Location: Ritchie Coliseum, College Park, MD.  Details: This Health and Wellness Expo will give attendees the opportunity to see what healthy options are available on the market, particularly focusing on the options available in a college environment. The goal is to promote a healthy self and well-being because if you eat and feel better, your body is able to be better. There will be an assortment of tables and booths where nutritionists, healthy food, exercise and eating disorder specialists will be set up to help attendees see what healthy options there are and how to make a healthy choice when it comes to food, exercise and lifestyle.
Contact: Katarina Pisini

April 16: Body Equity: Self Esteem in the Balance.  Time: 8:45AM, Location: Toronto, ON, Canada.  Details: On April 16th and 17th, NEDIC will be hosting our bi-annual Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference: Body Equity – Self Esteem in the Balance. Our keynote and session presenters represent a strong program of individuals with experience in a range of topics related to body image, self-esteem, food and weight issues, health and nutrition, race, and gender and sexuality. This conference is a unique opportunity in Canada to learn more about current research, evidence-based practices and innovative outreach in a multi-disciplinary, action-oriented environment. Noted Speakers Include: • Dr. Catherine Steiner-Adair – Leading expert in child development and family relationships • Dr. Linda Bacon – Internationally recognized authority on weight and health. • Dr. Elizabeth Meyer – Author and expert on gender, bullying & harassment and sexual diversity • Kathy Kater, LICSW– Internationally known author, speaker and psychotherapist specializing in the treatment and prevention of body image, eating and weight-related concerns. Visit the conference website for more information: http://nedic.ca/conference-2015 Contact: 416-340-4156 or NEDIC@uhn.ca

April 17: Restoring the Psyche: Finding Soulful Balance in our Lives.  Time: 9:00PM.  Location:  The Center for Balanced living, 8001 Ravines Edge Court, Columbus, OH.  Details: Keynote speaker R. Brian Denton, PsyD, will present “The Mindful Way to Self Care Ethics.” Participants can choose from a lunch workshop. “EMBER Yoga-Mindfulness Based Emotional Resilience” by Michele Vinbury (Yoga on High) or “Restoring the Psyche” by John Campo, MD (Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center) and Laura Hill, PhD (The Center for Balanced Living). A panel of persons in recovery will discuss “Self Care in the Journey of Recovery from Eating Disorders.” Psychologists and social workers/counselors can receive up to 6 CEU hours, with 3 in ethics. Open to families as well as professionals.  Contact: Lori Johnson, 614.896.8251

April 18:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Nashville, TN.  Time: 9:00 AM.  Location:  E.S. Rose Park.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 18:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Charlottesville, VA.  Time: 12:00 PM.  Location:  Nameless Field – University of Virginia.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 18:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Champaign – Urbana, IL.  Time: 8:00 AM.  Location:  University of Illinois Arboretum.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 23-25, 2015:  AED International Conference on Eating Disorders, Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, Boston, MA.  Submit your abstract now for the 2015 ICED in Boston. The Academy for Eating Disorders’ ICED has become the field’s premier event, providing the multidisciplinary and international eating disorders community with a wide range of education and translational research all in one place. Your abstract can be a part of that. At the ICED, you will present to an engaged audience of peers, and gain exposure for your work to help advance your career. The ICED is headed to historic Boston with the forward-thinking theme for this 22nd annual conference, “Communication: iCED Today and Tomorrow.”  More information.  (Pro)

April 25:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Port St. Lucie, FL.  Time: 8:30 AM.  Location:  Tradition Square.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 26:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Boston, MA.  Time: 9:00 AM.  Location:  Tradition Square.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

April 26: Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, 2014-2015 Webinar/Seminar Workshop Series for Professionals.  Topic: Binge Eating Disorder.  Presenters: Marissa Sappho, LCSW and Melainie Rogers, MS, RD  More information and registration at www.icpnyc.org/csab (Pro)

April 29: 2015 FREE Webinar Series for Professionals, Presented by the Renfrew Center Foundation, “Treating Complex Cases: A Collaboration Between Outpatient Clinicians and Higher levels of Care”.  Presented by Audra DeNicola, MA, LMHC, The Renfrew Center of New York.  For more information and to register, please visit www.refrewcenter.com (Pro)

 


 

May, 2015

 

May 1:  Join The Renfrew Center Foundation for: The False Self: The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders, – Pittsburgh, PA. Presented by: Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp. Full-day advanced training that addresses core issues in the treatment of eating disorders. Each 6 CE credit seminar is from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes breakfast and a networking lunch. Click Here to Register! (Pro)

May 2:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Dallas, TX.  Time: 8:30 AM.  Location:  Children’s Medical Center at Legacy, Plano, TX.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

May 2:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Washington, NJ.  Time: 10:30 AM.  Location:  Meadow Breeze Park, Washington, NJ.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

May 8:  Join The Renfrew Center Foundation for: Complex Treatment for the Complex Eating Disorder Client: Integrating ACT and Experiential Strategies, – Orlando, FL. Presented by: Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp & Gayle Brooks, PhD.  Full-day advanced training that addresses core issues in the treatment of eating disorders. Each 6 CE credit seminar is from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes breakfast and a networking lunch.
Click Here to Register! (Pro)

May 13: 2015 FREE Webinar Series for Professionals, Presented by the Renfrew Center Foundation, “The Power of Creativity in the Treatment of Eating Disorders: A Conversation”.  Presented by Susan Kleinman, MA, BC-DMT, NCC, CEDS, The Renfrew Center of Florida, and Rebecca Berman, LCSW-C, CEDS, MLSP, The Renfrew Center of Bethesda.  For more information and to register, please visit www.refrewcenter.com (Pro)

May 15:  Join The Renfrew Center Foundation for: The False Self: The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders, – Minneapolis, MN. Presented by: Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp.  Full-day advanced training that addresses core issues in the treatment of eating disorders. Each 6 CE credit seminar is from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes breakfast and a networking lunch. Click Here to Register! (Pro)

May 18: Manna Fund Golf Classic-Kansas City.  Time: 11:30AM, Location: Deer Creek Golf Club, Overland Park,KS.  Details: This year, Manna is partnering with McCallum Place, our featured treatment center, to place a recipient from Missouri or Kansas in their inpatient or residential program as a result of our Manna Fund Golf Classic – Kansas City. Our goal is to raise $30,000 or more to place an individual in their program for up to 90 days. We are excited to announce that Brian McRae, pro-baseball player, who played for the Kansas City Royals, Chicago Cubs, New York Mets, Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays from 1990 to 1999, is going to be our Honorary Chair for this inaugural tournament! Manna Fund will be selecting an applicant from Kansas or Missouri for treatment at McCallum Place, which is in St. Louis. McCallum Place is also working on establishing it’s presence in Kansas City for eating disorder treatment. (Pub)

May 21: Eating Disorder Hope Twitter Chat, “Medical Complications of Anorexia”, featuring Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani of ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders.  Jennifer Gaudiani, MD of ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders discusses the many physical complications of anorexia.  More information. (Pub)

May 29: Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, 2014-2015 Webinar/Seminar Workshop Series for Professionals.  Topic: Psychodynamic Perspectives for Eating Disorders.  Presenter: Kathryn Zerbe, MD. More information and registration at www.icpnyc.org/csab (Pro)

May 31:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Philadelphia, PA.  Time: 8:00 AM.  Location:  Philadelphia Zoo, Philadelphia, PA.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

 


 

June, 2015

 

June 3:  Join The Renfrew Center Foundation for: Integrating Brain, Body and the Therapeutic Relationship, – New Haven, CT. Presented by: Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp & Margo Maine, PhD (Pro). Full-day advanced training that addresses core issues in the treatment of eating disorders. Each 6 CE credit seminar is from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes breakfast and a networking lunch. Click Here to Register! (Pro)

June 3: 2015 FREE Webinar Series for Professionals, Presented by the Renfrew Center Foundation, “The Slippery Slope of Eating Disorders”.  Presented by Lori Grossman Ciotti, LICSW, The Renfrew Center of Boston.  For more information and to register, please visit www.refrewcenter.com (Pro)

June 5:  Join The Renfrew Center Foundation for: Integrating Brain, Body and the Therapeutic Relationship, – Tarrytown, NY. Presented by: Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS, Fiaedp & Margo Maine, PhD.  Full-day advanced training that addresses core issues in the treatment of eating disorders. Each 6 CE credit seminar is from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes breakfast and a networking lunch. Click Here to Register! (Pro)

June 5-6: The Victory Program at McCallum Place presents our 2nd Annual Eating Disorders in Sport Conference.  Currently accepting proposals that focus on disordered eating and eating disorders within the athlete population, including issues related to body image, weight pressures, coaching issues, teammate influences, medical complications, training issues, and return to play criteria.  Deadline for proposal submission is February 15th, 2015.  Send Proposals and required information to Riley Nickols, PhD, Clinical Director of the Victory Program, Sport Psychological Resident, at RNickols@McCallumPlace.com  (Pro)

June 10: Families Matter in Eating Disorder Treatment, Expert Panel. Presented by the Inner Door Center. Inner Door Center® invites family members of patients and members of the community to our Family Matters Panel. Our speakers are experts on the subject of Eating Disorders, and will be discussing the basics of Eating Disorders, how to recognize symptoms along with the steps to treatment. More information at www.innerdoorcenter.com. (Pub)

June 26 – 27:  Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, 2014-2015 Webinar/Seminar Workshop Series for Professionals.  Topic: Somatic Experiencing® and Eating Disorders
Presenters: Jennifer Silacci, LCSW, SEP and Tulasi Jordan, LCSW, SEP. More information and registration at www.icpnyc.org/csab (Pro)

 


 

July, 2015

July 10:  Men Get Eating Disorders Too National Conference.  Time: 9:00AM, Lcoation: Brighton, United Kingdom.  Details: Our programme of speakers includes an eclectic mix of people working to improve understanding and awareness of men with eating disorders. Confirmed speakers and presenters includeDr Russell Delderfield as key-note presenter (MGEDT Trustee and PHD Student on the experiences of men with eating disorders), Ulla Raisanen (Senior Researcher, Health Experiences Research Group, University of Oxford), Dr Laura Markham (Clinical Psychologist at Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health at Great Ormond Street London), Laura Benton (Founder of B.O.D.Y.), Danny Bowman (Body Dysmorphia Campaigner), Paul Donald (Founder and Chairman of Men and Boys Eating and Exercise Disorders Service – Scotland) and Pam and Chris Nugent of The Laurence Trust) in Northern Ireland, Jenny Langley (author of ‘Boys Get Eating Disorders Too’). Other presenters/speakers and workshops are to be announced in due course. The main theme of the conference is improving the experience men with eating disorders receive in treatment and community support services. The presentations and workshops will explore the barriers and how these can be overcome by sharing ideas and best practice. Sub-specific themes also covered include exploring body image in men in the 21st century including exercise disorders and body dysmorphia. For further information about the conference and bookings information please see the MGEDT website and/or contact us.  Contact: sam@mengetedstoo.co.uk

 


 

August, 2015

August 8:  National Eating Disorder Association, NEDA Walk – Portland, ME.  Time: 8:30 AM.  Location:  Baxter Boulevard – Back Cove Trail.  The National Eating Disorders Association organizes NEDA Walks in support of its mission and programs. Proceeds support critical programs and services that work to eliminate eating disorders and improve prevention, treatment, and research.  Contact: walks@nationaleatingdisorders.org (Pub)

August 25: International Conference and Exhibition on Gastrointestinal Therapeutics.  Time: 9:00AM, Location: Melia Valencia de Congresso, Valencia Spain, NV.  Details: International Conference and Exhibition on Gastrointestinal Therapeutics August 25-27, 2015, Valencia, Spain, Europe Advanced therapeutic options and treatment procedures for gastrointestinal disorders OMICS International is pleased to announce its annual conferences in 2015 and 2016. One of the premier annual conference is Gastrointestinal Therapeutics Meeting. Open Minded International Conferences (OMICS) are determined to put forth a platform for eminent personalities to share their expertise and research at Gastrointestinal Therapeutics, Spain, Europe. The conference throws light on thought provoking topics and recent research in the field of Breast cancer like, gastrointestinal Carcinogenesis and Therapeutics, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treatment and Management, Gastrointestinal Bleeding- Treatment and Management, Pancreatic diseases and Treatment, Emerging therapies for Viral Hepatitis and Liver Fibrosis, Treatment for Functional GI disorders, Gastrointestinal Pharmacotherapy, Gastrointestinal therapeutic endoscopy- Advancements and Challenges, Gastric bypass surgery, Recent Advancements and Current research in Gastrointestinal Therapeutics. The organizing committee is gearing up for an exciting and informative conference program including plenary lectures, symposia, workshops on a variety of topics, poster presentations and various programs for participants from all over the world covering all the aspects of gastroenterology. (Pro)

 


 

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November, 2015

November 5: BEDA Conference, Hollywood, FL.  Details: Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) Annual Conference. Registration Opens April, 2015!
Contact: http://bedaonline.com/contact-us/

 

 


 

December, 2015

 

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Dr Barbara Homrich March 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm

I am very interested in attending the conference in San Antonio Texas October 2014. I am unable to find specific information. I’d like to plan advance and use timeshare, thus looking for more conference details. Thank you.

jacquelyn22 March 23, 2014 at 3:54 pm

Hi Dr. Homrich,

Thank you for your question. The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) conference in San Antonio will be an excellent conference. We attend this conference each year and find it to be very helpful for both eating disorder treatment providers and sufferers. I hope we see you there! Here is further info on the NEDA Conference. :)

Dagan VanDemark August 20, 2014 at 4:27 am

Hello! Hoping you might add ANAD’s conference to your list- it is Sept. 19th at the Chicago Marriott in Naperville, IL. Link here: http://www.anad.org/get-information/anadeatingdisordersconference/
Thank you very much!!

Cheers,
Dagan VanDemark
Founder, T-FFED: Trans Folx Fighting Eating Disorders

Crystal Karges MS, RDN, IBCLC August 22, 2014 at 6:27 am

Hi Dagan! Thank you for this information! We would be happy to add this conference to our calendar. Take care!

Megan Riley November 12, 2014 at 11:01 am

Hello! I’m from Inner Door Center in Royal Oak, MI and I was hoping to add our event(s) to the calendar. We are having a speaker series called Family Matters in Eating Disorder Treatment.
The dates are:
December 10, 2014
March 11, 2015
June 10, 2015
September 9, 2015

Here is the link: http://innerdoorcenter.com/index.php/component/content/article/64-sample-data-articles/joomla/extensions/modules/articles-modules/105-speaker-series

Thank you!

Megan Riley
Marketing Coordinator
Inner Door Center

Crystal Karges MS, RDN, IBCLC November 13, 2014 at 6:21 am

Hi Megan!

Thank you for sharing these events. I would be happy to add them on our calendar for you! Take care and thank you!

Kate Sayre December 16, 2014 at 5:54 am

Hello,

Unfortunately at Duke we won’t be bringing Jenni Schaefer to campus in February. We’ve decided to go in a different direction for our Celebrate Our Bodies week that week. Please remove the information from this list as I’m getting inquiries about it.

Thank you,
Kate Sayre

Crystal Karges MS, RDN, IBCLC December 16, 2014 at 7:34 am

Hi Kate!

Thank you for letting us know. I have removed the event from this page.

Thank you!

Crystal

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