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Treatment Modalities for Eating Disorders: Consensus and Controversy

Format Conference
Presenters Member of the Knesset Dr. Rachel Adatto, Ms Judith Banker, Dr. Eric van Furth, Dr. Rose Geist, Professor Debra Katzman, Professor James Lock, Dr. Philip Mehler, Professor Ulrike Schmidt and Ms Kate Williams
Description Abstracts are invited for short paper sessions or posters to be presented at the international conference on "Treatment Modalities for Eating Disorders: Consensus and Controversy" to be held (in English and Hebrew) on February 4-5, 2013 at the Ramada Hotel in Jerusalem, Israel. The conference will have a clinical focus, offering professionals from all disciplines who treat eating disorders an opportunity to broaden their knowledge about topics on which there is consensus as well as about more controversial issues in the field. All plenary lectures, as well as most of the workshops and some parallel paper sessions will be held in English. Confirmed keynote speakers and workshop presenters are MK Dr. Rachel Adatto, Ms Judith Banker, Dr. Eric van Furth, Dr. Rose Geist, Professor Debra Katzman, Professor James Lock, Dr. Philip Mehler, Professor Ulrike Schmidt and Ms Kate Williams. The conference is organized by ISAS International Seminars in collaboration with the Israel Association for Eating Disorders (see www.isas.co.il/ED2013).

Abstracts for short papers/posters relating to recent research or clinical issues such as treatment approaches, controversies, and unusual case reports are invited. They should contain no more than 250 words, in English, and be sent by October 31, 2012 to: conventions@isas.co.il. Title, presenter's name (underlined), collaborators' names, affiliations, and preferred presentation method (oral presentation or poster) and language of presentation should appear at the top. The body of the abstract should include theoretical background, aims, methods, results and conclusions, without subheadings.
About the presenter(s) So many world renowned experts in the field of eating disorders promise a remarkable conference. For details about the presenters, please see the conference website: isas.co.il/ED2013/
Location Israel
Venue Ramada Hotel
6 Ze'ev Vilnay Street, Jerusalem

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 4 Feb 2013 to 5 Feb 2013
Time Welcoming reception: Sunday evening, February 3, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Cost US$475 (surcharge of $50 after January 15, 2013). $350 for presenters (only one presenter per paper)
Notes We hope to welcome you in Jerusalem Conference organizers: Professor Yael Latzer Past President, Israel Association for Eating Disorders Email: latzer@zahav.net.il Professor Daniel Stein Past Vice President, Israel Association for Eating Disorders Email: danil49@netvision.net.il Dr. Rachel Bachner-Melman Treasurer, Israel Association for Eating Disorders Email: rachel.bachner@mail.huji.ac.il
Organiser ISAS International Seminars in conjunction with the Israel Association for Eating Disorders
Contact Name Rachel Bachner-Melman
Email rachel.bachner@mail.huji.ac.il
Website http://www.isas.co.il/ED2013