Agenda from the Eating Disorders in Women Workshop Spring (2015)

Eating Disorders in Women Identifying, Treating, Healing

Continuing the conversation started at our 2014 Annual Quality Conference, a multi-disciplinary group of providers will discuss the practicalities of recognizing the signs, providing treatment and helping to heal adult and adolescent women with eating disorders.


5:00-5:25 PM    Registration, Dinner and Networking

5:25-5:30 PM    Workshop Opening: Karen Rosene-Montella, MD, Chair, Women’s Health Council of RI

5:30-7:00 PM    Multi-disciplinary Panel Presentation
Overview: Teri Pearlstein, MD
Diagnosis and Individual Psychotherapy:  Christina Boisseau, PhD
Psychiatric Treatment: Teri Pearlstein, MD
Role of Dietitian: Adriana Brayman, RD, LDN, CNSC
Medical Complications and Inpatient Care: Abigail Donaldson, MD
Family Based Treatment: Christina Tortolani, PhD

7:00-7:30 PM    Conversation with a Patient: Adriana Brayman, RD, LDN, CNSC  

7:30-8:00 PM    Q&A with all speakers