Meetings and Events

February 2017

February 22: NEDAW Event at State University of New York at Cortland

Time: 7:00 p.m. EST.

Location: Corey Union Function Room– 22 Graham Ave., Cortland, NY.

Details: Jenni Schaefer will present during Wednesday’s on-campus NED Awareness Week event.

Contact: (Public and Professional)

March 2017

March 4: 6th Annual Celebrating everyBODY Walk.

Location: Boca Raton, Florida.

Time: 9am (EST)

Details: The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness is hosting a walk to raise awareness about eating disorders, promote the education of eating disorders, and spread the message of hope and recovery. Come on out and support!

Contact: (Public)


March 10-11: MEDA’s 22nd Annual Conference

Location: Boston Marriot – Newton.

Details: Check back for updates!

Contact: (Public and Professional)


March 23-26: 2017 iaedp Symposium “Improving the Odds: Clinical Competency in Eating Disorders Treatment.”

Location: Green Valley Resort and Spa — Las Vegas, Nevada

For information and to register:


March 24-25: ANZAED Autumn Workshop Series 2017

Location: Peppers Resort Noosa Beach – Queensland, Australia

Details: This workshop series includes core skills training and extended skills training to support and educate eating disorder professionals

For information: Register here


May 2017

May 7: Boston NEDA Walk

Time: 9:00 am EST

Location: Newton North High School – 457 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460

Details: Join this NEDA Walk, sponsored by MEDA, to support those in eating disorder recovery. Register here



May 11-12: 6th Biannual Body Image & Self-Esteem Conference

Location: Chestnut Conference Centre – Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Details: Hosted by the National Eating Disorder Information Centre (NEDIC), this conference features workshops on current research and evidence-based modalities. More information



May 20-24: American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

Prevention Through Partnerships”

Location: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California. For more information, click here.

June 2017

June 8-10: 2017 International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED)

Location: Prague Congress Centre – Prague, Czech Republic

Details: The conference theme is “Diverse Perspectives, Shared Goals,” uniting eating disorder professionals from across the world to discuss new research and trends. Vikram Patel, Ph.D., will be the keynote speaker, presenting on “Psychological Treatments for the World: Lessons from Global Mental Health for Eating Disorders.”

For more information:

August 2017

Aug. 3-6, 2017: 125th Annual Convention, American Psychological Association

Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington DC. For more information:


August 4-5: 9th Annual Eating Recovery Foundation Conference

Location: Denver, Colorado

Details: This conference, hosted by the Eating Recovery Center, will explore practical applications of treatment modalities within the eating disorder population through general sessions, panel discussions, and breakout sessions.

For more information:

November 2017

November 2-4: Binge Eating Disorder (BEDA) 2017 Annual Conference

In partnership with the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)

Location: Brooklyn, NY

More details soon.


November 17: MGEDT National Conference

Location: Brighthelm Centre, Brighton, East Sussex, UK.

Details: Theme “Exploring Body Dissatisfaction in Men and Improving Their Self-esteem. This conference is geared toward eating disorder professionals, students, and volunteers in the field. Men Get Eating Disorders Too (MGEDT) is a non-profit based in the United Kingdom that raises awareness and increases support for the male eating disorder community.