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Please join our panel for an open and informal public discussion of:

Current Topics in Eating Disorders: A Public Conversation

We will be discussing topics such as:

Biological or Psychological?—Does it matter what we think causes Eating Disorders?; Could you recognize if your exercise habits were out-of-control?; Eating disorders and the gender spectrum; Weight bias and eating disorders--is there any connection?

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019
Pub and Games Room
Dalhousie University Club, 6259 Alumni Crescent, Halifax (located off South Street behind the soccer field)


Dr. Jamie C. Farquhar, Ph.D., R.Psych., Coastal Psychology
Shaleen Jones, Executive Director, Eating Disorders NS
Dr. Aaron Keshen, Psychiatrist, Nova Scotia Health Authority, Dalhousie University
Maria Nemis, Peer Mentor
Dr. Glenn Waller, DPhil, Department of Psychology at the University of Sheffield

Lights snack will be provided and drinks are available for purchase at the bar.

Seating is limited so please register at Eventbrite: