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AED Announces 2021 ICED Awards and Honorees

AED 2021 International Conference on Eating Disorders awards and honorees announcement.
10-May-2021 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) applauds the appointment of Dr. Rachel Levine, the first ever transgender official confirmed by the U.S. Senate.

AED member, Dr. Rachel Levine, was confirmed by the US Senate to serve as US Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services
5-Apr-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Crisis in the Care of Anorexia addressed by AED in JAMA-Psychiatry

“We are facing a crisis in the treatment of anorexia nervosa (AN), a debilitating, expensive, and frequently fatal illness,” say the authors of a Viewpoint published in the Journal of the American Medical Association – Psychiatry. A Task...
24-Feb-2021 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Germany Releases Revised Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Eating Disorders

Germany has released a second edition1 of their S3 guidelines, “Diagnosis and Treatment of Eating Disorders”.
28-Jan-2021 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Academy for Eating Disorders Announces 2021 Class of Fellows

The AED announces the appointment of eight (8) new Fellows in the Class of 2021.
5-Jan-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

The Academy of Eating Disorders Announces its Upcoming Conference, to be Held Virtually in June 2021

2021 annual conference announcement
19-Nov-2020 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

2020 International Conference for Eating Disorders Goes Virtual, Highlighting Important Perspectives in the Field

A review of the Virtual ICED 2020 event, bringing over 1,650 attendees from 63 countries together to share research and provide education. The virtual content is available for CE/CME credit and viewing until December 31, 2021.
30-Oct-2020 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AED Announces 2020 ICED Awards and Honorees

The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) is proud to announce its 2020 International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED) awardees.
4-Jun-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Academy for Eating Disorders is a global professional association committed to leadership in eating disorders research, education, treatment, and prevention. Our goal is to provide global access to knowledge, research and best treatment practice for eating disorders. For the public via its website, AED provides education on eating disorder symptoms and treatment recommendations. AED helps researchers connect and collaborate with each other and keep abreast of recent developments in eating disorders research. . AED's main event is the annual International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED), a scientific conference that spans research and education from basic science to the treating clinician; ICED is attended by leading international researchers and includes presentations and discussions on the cutting edge of research in the field. Media are invited to attend the ICED.


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