EATING DISORDER FORUM 2017

WEDNESDAY 16 AUGUST 2017
6.00   –  8.00 pm

 There are over 1 million Australians currently living with an eating disorder.
Eating disorders have an alarmingly high mortality and suicide risk.
Come and hear true stories from those with a lived experience of an eating disorder and their families, hear about the latest research findings and treatment options and learn from our panel of experts as to how we can help recognise, understand and cure this deadly disease.

UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY
Sutherland room, level 4, Home building, Science road, SYDNEY, NSW 2006

The Panel

  • Christine Morgan, CEO, The Butterfly Foundation
  • Dr Sarah Maguire, Director, Centre for Eating and Dieting Disorders (CEDD)
  • Anne Tonner, mother of ex anorexia sufferer and author of Cold Vein
  • Olivia Patrick, clinical psychologist and director, Shape Your Mind, eating disorder treatment clinic
  • Dr Cecilia Bergh, CEO, Mandometer, a specialist eating disorder clinic
  • Professor Per Södersten, Section of Applied Neuroendocrinology, Karolinska Institute and Director of Research and Development Mando Group AB, Stockholm Sweden
  • Professor Phillipa Hay, Chair of Mental Health Unit, University of Western Sydney

MC: Stephanie Boulet, former ABC journalist and CEDD Communications Manager