Eating Disorder Events
There are a number of different eating disorder events around the country in upcoming weeks.
Manhattan, NY: “Journey to Hope”
All Day Conference/Workshop for Parents, Spouses, Girlfriends, Boyfriends, and Other Family and Friends of Those Suffering from an Eating Disorder.
March 20th, 2010 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The Lighthouse Conference Center, 111 East 59th Street, Manhattan, NY.
Reaching Out Against Eating Disorders (ROAED) together with Rochester Adolescent Mentoring Service (RAMS) is pleased to announce this all day conference. Their goal is to bring parents, mothers, fathers, boyfriends, husbands, and other loved ones of those suffering from an eating disorder together to empower them to feel less alone. Dr. Judith Rabinor is their keynote speaker. Registration: $125 per person (lunch included) by February 20th. Ellen Schieren (212) 935-2015, eschieren@ROAED.org, www.ROAED.org or www.familymentors.org.
San Diego, CA -26th Annual SCAN Symposium
March 28-30, 2010
Myths, Mysteries & Realities of Eating and Metabolism: Research to Practice
Stay abreast of emerging science and insights into energy balance, sports nutrition, cardiovascular health, and wellness; emphasizing issues related to disordered eating. Earn up to 28 Continuing Professional Education units.
Eating Disorder Coalition Lobby Day
April 26-27, 2010 Capitol Hill in Washington, DC
Think only paid lobbyists can influence policy makers? Think again! As a constituent with an important message to share – you too can influence federal policy. Join the Eating Disorders Coalition for our April Lobby Day on Capitol Hill in Washington DC where your voice will make a difference. RSVP at www.eatingdisorderscoalition.org/LobbyDayApril2010.htm