Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Please submit events to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Events must have educational and/or therapeutic purposes in the area of eating disorders targeting patients, relatives, therapists, and other health care providers. Please do not submit commercial events or events focusing on other, remote topics. Submission will be checked by the Electronic Media Committee and you will receive notification upon acceptance (to be published on the AED Events Calendar, with approval to cross-post your event in the AED Online Community) or decline of your event.

We are looking forward to your submission. 

2017


February

The Training Institute for Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders
UCSF San Francisco, California
February 25 - February 26
Training 1: Family Based Treatment for Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa. Clinicians are invited to join in this 2-day workshop to discuss the application of Family Based Treatment of adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa. Lecture and role plays will be used in this interactive course. The registration fee is 0/0 (trainee/student fee*).

Family Based Treatment for Transition Age Youth
UCSF San Francisco, California
February 27
Training 2: Registration fee is 400.00/250.00 USD (trainee/student fee*) Discount provided for those that register for both FBT-AN Workshop and FBTTAY Workshop. Total for both workshops 0/5 (trainee/student fee) Please go to http://train2treat4ed.com/ for more information and to register.


March

Italian Congress on Eating Disorders
Rome, Italy
March 9 - March 11
The X National Congress of the SISDCA that will be held in Rome, March 9-11 2017, will be an opportunity to give a voice to different professionals and experts in the field with a multidisciplinary approach. Psychiatrists / psychotherapists, nutritionists, dietitians will exchange views about the necessity to find valid solutions to the problems that emerge in the clinical practice and to obtain a better management of patients. For this purpose, joint sessions with other scientific societies dealing with some common aspects of ED&O will be organized. Follow this link for more information.

iaedp 2017 Symposium
Henderson, NV USA
March 23 - March 26
Improving the Odds: Clinical Competency in Eating Disorders Treatment - iaedp Symposium 2017's program is being created by a group of professionals like you who work in therapeutic settings with patients. It is our goal to provide an exciting, quality program that is applicable to your needs when working with patients. Keynote and Pre-Cert Course information is below, along with registration, hotel, and transportation information.

ANZAED Autumn Workshop Series
Hyatt Regency Sydney
March 23 - April 6

We are really excited to announce that the 2017 Australia and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED) Autumn Workshop Series is being held in gorgeous Noosa, Sunshine Coast, Queensland Friday 24th and Saturday 25th March. Noosa has world famous beaches, tranquil natural beauty, and fantastic shopping and dining options on Hasting Street. The program isSubmissions are invited for the 15th annual conference of the Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders being held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Sydney Harbour. Abstracts are sought for 15-minute oral presentations, posters, and 90 minute in-conference workshops.

All submission info is on the conference website. Please note the following closing dates:

  • Workshop submissions close Friday 24th, March 2017
  • Oral and poster submissions close Friday 7th, April 2017

International submissions are particularly welcome, with the conference theme: Creating Connections: Harboring Knowledge. For any inquiries, please contact jeremy.freeman@anzaed.org.au, or +612 8007 6875.




May

6th Biannual Body Image & Self-Esteem Conference
http://nedic.ca/conference-2017-call-workshops
May 11 - May 12
National Eating Disorder Information Center
Click here to access the online proposal submission form (http://nedic.ca/conference-2017-call-workshops). Submission deadline date is September 7, 2016


Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference
Toronto, Canada
May 11 - May 12

6th Biannual Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference

The National Eating Disorder Information Centre will be hosting its 6th biannual Body Image and Self-Esteem Conference in Toronto at the Chestnut Conference Centre on May 11 and 12, 2017. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.nedic.ca/conference-20




June

World Eating Disorder Action Day
June 2
World Eating Disorders Action Day (#WeDoAct) is a grassroots movement designed for and by people affected by an eating disorder, their families and the medical and health professionals who support them. Uniting activists across the globe, the aim is to expand global awareness of eating disorders as genetically linked, treatable illnesses that can affect anyone. The inaugural #WorldEatingDisordersDay, a predominately virtual event, will take place on June 2, 2017, with many countries carrying out local "live" activities.

Weight Stigma Conference
Prague, Czech Republic
June 7 - June 8
The Weight Stigma Conference is an inter-disciplinary event that brings together scholars and practitioners from a range of backgrounds (e.g., psychology, medicine, public health, sociology, allied health professions, education, sports and exercise, social sciences, media studies, business, public policy, law) to consider research, policy, rhetoric, and practice around the issue of weight stigma. The conference is taking place in the same location as the International Conference on Eating Disorders, giving attendees the opportunity to attend two great conferences over 5 days in the same location.

Abstracts are currently being accepted for oral presentations and sessions until March 1st; poster abstracts are being accepted until April 1st.


International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED) 2017
Prague Congress Center, Prague, Czech Republic
June 8 - June 10
Don't miss this amazing opportunity to meet colleagues and gain insight on emerging science in the eating disorder field, all the while basking in the whimsical grandeur of one of the oldest cities in the world. Clinical Teaching Day/Research Training Day, June 7th.

11th Conference Czech PPP
Prague, Czech Republic, Psychiatric Clinic, 1st Medical Faculty, Charles University
June 9 - June 10
Can Reform Improve Psychiatric Care for Eating Disorders?

This conference is held in conjunction with the International Conference on Eating Disorders and is only a short walking distance from the Prague Convention Centre.



August

9th Annual Eating Recovery Foundation Conference
Denver, CO
August 4 - August 5
Across two days in Denver, Colorado, the 9th Annual Eating Recovery Foundation Conference will explore practical applications in prevention, detection, treatment, and patient outcomes for eating and related disorders. Esteemed experts and emerging thought leaders in behavioral healthcare will discuss ideas worth spreading and future directions in eating disorder treatment across several formats, including general sessions, panel sessions, and small-group breakout sessions.