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New Discoveries in Eating Disorders Research and Treatment: A MentorCONNECT Teleconference with Walter Kaye, M.D.

MentorCONNECT: where relationships replace eating disorders

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 from 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

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Dr. Walter Kaye pictureTitle: New Discoveries in Eating Disorder Research and Treatment with Walter Kaye, M.D.

Event Description: Dr. Walter Kaye is one of the world's leading researchers on the neurobiology of eating disorders. In exploring the relationship between brain and behavior in the onset, development, and treatment of anorexia and bulimia nervosa. Dr. Kaye heads up an international team of scientists, physicians, and researchers in developing innovative new eating disorder treatment approaches.

In his role as Director of the University of California, San Diego Eating Disorder Treatment and Research Program, Dr. Kaye and his clinical team apply breaking research in the treatment of eating disorders through offering an innovative, intensive program that incorporates medical, psychological, psycho-educational and family mentoring/counseling.

In this once-a-year live teleconference event, Dr. Kaye will share about his team's newest discoveries in eating disorder research and treatment and how discoveries are already positively impacting treatment outcomes.

If you have wondered what the medical and research community is doing to improve outcomes for patients struggling to recover from eating disorders, this is "the" teleconference you want to attend!
 

When: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
What time: 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. Central Time
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Presenter Bio: Walter H. Kaye, M.D. is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego and Director of the Eating Disorder Research and Treatment Program.   Dr. Kaye attended Ohio State Medical School, trained in neurology at the University of Southern California, and trained in psychiatry at the University of California, Los Angeles.  Dr. Kaye was then a fellow and research physician at the National Institute of Mental Health for 7 years where he conducted research on appetite regulation, behavior, and treatment for disorders.  Dr. Kaye was on the faculty of the University of Pittsburgh for 20 years until joining UCSD.  His current research is focused on exploring the relationship between brain and behavior using brain imaging and investigating new treatments in anorexia and bulimia nervosa.  He is also the principal investigator for an international, multi site collaboration on the genetics of anorexia and bulimia nervosa.  Dr. Kaye has an international reputation in the field of eating disorders and is the author of more than 250 articles and publications. To learn more about Dr. Kaye and his research, visit him at: http://eatingdisorders.ucsd.edu/faculty/psych_faculty.shtml

  

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MentorCONNECT: where relationships replace eating disorders

MentorCONNECT is the first global online eating disorders mentoring community. To volunteer as a mentor, be matched with a mentor, or find general recovery support, visit us at:

www.mentorconnect-ed.org

MentorCONNECT is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

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