Children's Foundation Events, Health Professional Education

Coming together: Empowering families to successfully treat eating disorders

Center for the Treatment of Eating Disorders – 2016 Education Series

Please join us on March 3 for “Coming together: Empowering families to successfully treat eating disorders.” Attendees will learn about how and why eating disorders develop; current research being done in the field to improve patient outcomes; and how the standard of care for kids and teenagers with eating disorders is changing through new science-based treatments that keep patient families closely involved in the recovery process, while minimizing the disruption to daily life and helping patients recovery faster.
This free event series is open to parents, teachers, counselors, pediatricians and others interested in learning more about eating disorders and treatment options.

Luncheon event details:

Thursday, March 3, 2016
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Interlachen Country Club, 6200 Interlachen Blvd., Edina, MN 55436 (directions)
Cost: Free luncheon presentation
This free event series is open to parents, teachers, counselors, pediatricians and others interested in learning more about eating disorders and treatment options.
To reserve your spot contact Allison Bauman at 651-855-2803 or [email protected].

Evening event details:

Thursday, March 3, 2016
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
United Conference Center
John Nasseff Medical Center – Lower Level, 225 North Smith Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55102 (directions)
This free event series is open to clinical professionals.
To reserve your spot contact Mai Lee at 612-813-7179 or [email protected].

Speakers

Dr. Julie Lesser - Eating Disorders

Dr. Julie Lesser
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Dr. Ivan Eisler - Eating Disorders

Dr. Ivan Eisler
Kings College, London

Dr. Beth Brandenburg - Eating Disorders

Dr. Beth Brandenburg
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Dr. Daniel Le Grange - Eating Disorders

Dr. Daniel Le Grange
The University of California, San Francisco

Additional Information

For additional information, including research and reading materials, please visit our Eating Disorders specialty care overview page or the education materials and resources page.

Presented by the Center for the Treatment of Eating Disorders at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.

Generously sponsored by:
MeristemLogo- Eating Disorder Speaker Series

Location

Interlachen Country Club
6200 Interlachen Blvd
Edina, Minnesota 55436

Map

Becky Sonka