EXPERT & EATING DISORDER ADVOCACY GROUP REPRESENTATIVE PROFILES

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE USE

HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

Professor Cynthia Bulik - Distinguished Professor of Eating Disorders & Founding Director, The University of North Carolina Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders & Principal Investigator, EDGI, NORTH CAROLINA

Professor Laura Thornton - Deputy Director, EDGI, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Rachael Flatt - Clinical Psychology Doctoral Candidate, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, EDGI research assistant & US Ladies’ National Champion & Olympic figure skater, NORTH CAROLINA

Dr Jessica Baker- Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor, & Associate Research Director, UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Dr Rachel Goode - Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Dr Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez - Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry Department & adjunct faculty, Center for Latino Health (CELAH), The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA *Available for Spanish interviews

Dr Paola Giusti Rodríguez - Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA *Available for Spanish interviews

Dr Ya-Ke “Grace” Wu - Assistant Professor of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA *Available for Mandarin interviews

Dr Stephanie Zerwas - Clinical Psychologist, Owner & Founder, Flourish Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Dr Laura Huckins - Assistant Professor, Division of Psychiatric Genomics, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, NEW YORK 

Dr Stephanie Setliff - Psychiatrist & Regional Medical Director, Eating Recovery Center, TEXAS

Professor Kelly L. Klump - MSU Foundation Professor of Psychology, Michigan State University & Fellow, Academy for Eating Disorders, MICHIGAN

Professor Lisa Lilenfeld - Clinical Psychologist, WASHINGTON D.C.

Dr Karen Mitchell - Clinical Research Psychologist, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System & Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, MASSACHUSETTS

Dr Lauren Breithaupt - Clinical & Research Fellow in Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, MASSACHUSETTS

Dr Emily Pisetsky - Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University of Minnesota Medical School, MINNESOTA

EATING DISORDER ADVOCACY GROUP REPRESENTATIVES

Patti Geolat - Founder, Something for Kelly Foundation & founder & CEO, Geolat Companies, TEXAS

Laura Collins Lyster-Mensh - Author, Founder & Executive Director, F.E.A.S.T., VIRGINIA

Dr Tonya Foreman - Child Psychiatrist, Associate Professor, Medical Director, University of North Carolina Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders, NORTH CAROLINA

Dr Christine Peat - Clinical Psychologist, Direction of the National Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders, NORTH CAROLINA

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