4th Annual Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference

4th NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS and OBESITY CONFERENCE

Eating Disorders and Obesity in the real world – seeking practical solutions

The 2017 National Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference is being held at the Mantra on View Hotel, Gold Coast 7 – 8 August.

The conference focuses on the specific issues of eating disorders and obesity, the co-relationship within the context of mental health, the challenges surrounding public health in our current and future population and the role of physical health in maintaining our positive wellbeing.

Subject topics to be addressed include dietary approach, understanding attitudes, health promotion, making and breaking habits, psychological strategies, weight management and mental illness in addition to therapies, research, programs, case studies, trends and treatments.

Hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association, the 2017 Program will include presentations from Feature Speakers, multiple specialist sector speakers within concurrent streams, panel discussions and poster presentations.

Abstract Submission NOW OPEN

Speakers are encouraged to submit Abstracts focusing on Eating Disorders and Obesity within the following contexts:

  1. Body Image
  2. Intervention
  3. Environmental Context
  4. Treatment Options
  5. Gut Health
  6. Health Promotion and Prevention

The Conference Advisory Committee would like to thank our 2016 Keynote Speakers:

SUPER EARLY BIRD FULL REGISTRATION - $600

CLOSES 26 May 2017

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At a Glance

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE CONFERENCE

  • Academics
  • Counsellors
  • Clinicians
  • Diabetes Educators
  • Dieticians
  • Exercise therapists
  • Family Physicians
  • Family Therapists
  • General Practitioners
  • Health educators/promoters
  • Healthcare policy makers
  • Mental Health professionals
  • Nurses
  • Nutritionists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Paediatricians
  • Physical activity specialists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Cccupational therapists
  • Physicians
  • Physiotherapists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Research scientists
  • Self-help group facilitators
  • Social workers
  • Teachers
  • Youth workers

Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference

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