Faculty of Eating Disorders Psychiatry Conference 2021


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Timings Join us for our 2 day annual conference!
Location Online Event
CPD up to 6 CPD points per day, subject to peer group approval
Non-Member Fee (Per Day)£100
Consultant Fee (Per Day)£75
Higher Trainee/SAS Fee (Per Day)£55
Subsidised/Retired/Core Trainee/FY Doctor/Med Student Fee (Per Day)£35
Faculty of Eating Disorders Psychiatry Conference 2021

Event Information

The Faculty of Eating Disorders Psychiatry are delighted to announce the programme for the 2021 conference, "From obesity to eating disorders: The first interdisciplinary RCPsych conference addressing the spectrum of disordered eating"

You can download the programme for this event here.

This thought-provoking 2 day event will be opened by Dr Agnes Ayton, Ali AbrahimJames Downs and Suzanne Baker and feature speakers including:

Thursday 4 November

  • Toward a Transdiagnostic Neurobiology in Eating Disorders - Guido Frank
  • BMI, body image, and depressive symptoms in adolescence. UK trends and risk pathways - Francesca Solmi
  • How science is changing the way we view obesity treatment - Samantha Scholtz

Friday 5 November

  • Prevention of Eating Disorders and disordered eating, including obesity: we must act, but what works? - Peter Byrne
  • Effects of diets differing in carbohydrate content on brain reward activity - Laura Holsen
  • From discovery to new hypothesis for eating disorders: the NIHR UK Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative - Gerome Breen
  • and many more!

The call for posters for this event is now closed.

The call for webinars is now closed.

Our webinars are run through Zoom. To access the webinar you will need the Zoom desktop or mobile app. You can download this on any mobile device, tablet or on a Windows PC or Mac. You can view further details on how to join the webinars on the Zoom website 

  • Participants will be able view a video of the speaker and alongside any slides.
  • Participants can also pose questions, where the programme allows, and some speakers may use polling or other interactive features. 
  • All registered participants will have access to a recording for up to two months after the event.

Please register for the conference in advance - booking closes at 10:30AM on Wednesday 3 November 2021.

  • Once the conference has taken place live, you will receive links to watch the conference sessions on demand
  • To access the recordings you will be required to enter your name, email address and a password
  • This is unique to you as a registered delegate so please do not share the recording links
  • Recordings will be available to view on demand for 2 months

Registered delegates will receive unique joining links to this event by 2PM on Wednesday 3 November. If you do not receive your links by that time please contact Maisie Hillier

Please read our terms and conditions before making your booking.

For further information, please contact:

Email: michelle.braithwaite@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Michelle Braithwaite

Contact number: 0208 618 4141

Event Location

Location: Online Event

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