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What Research is Teaching Us About Eating Disorders Recovery: A MentorCONNECT Teleconference with Walter Kaye, M.D.

MentorCONNECT: where relationships replace eating disorders

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM (CDT)

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Event Description: Dr. Walter Kaye is one of the country's leading researchers on the neurobiology of eating disorders. He has made numerous contributions to the field, with his primary focus being to study the relationship between the brain and behavior to determine how we can better understand and treat eating disorder symptoms. Dr. Kaye has focused his extensive career to date on developing innovative research practices to bring hope and help to recovering persons and their loved ones. In this teleconference, Dr. Kaye will share fresh new insights from his ongoing research studies - studies that have the potential to improve treatment outcomes for anyone who suffers from an eating disorder!

If you have ever wondered why eating disorders affect you or a loved one the way they do, this is the event you want to attend this fall!



When: Wednesday, October 2, 2013
What time: 8:00 - 9:15 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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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM (CDT)


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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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