Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
The“Community Conversations” Series
Adolescence: Eating Disorders, Body Dysmorphia, and Self-Image
Monday, June 13, 2016
8:30 a.m. Registration and Refreshments
9:00-10:30 a.m. Program
Please, consider sponsoring your school's professionals. Teens are welcome; student discount is available.
Short-Format Presentations by the esteemed Faculty of the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and a Guest Speaker from The Media School of Indiana University
- Eating Disorders - Michael Strober, Ph.D., Resnick Chair in Eating Disorders; Director, UCLA Eating Disorders Program; Professor of Psychiatry, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
- Preoccupations with Perceived Flaws: Body Dysmorphic Disorder and the OCD Spectrum - Jamie Feusner, M.D., Director, UCLA Adult OCD Program; Director, Eating Disorders and Body Dysmorphic Disorder Research Program; Professor of Psychiatry, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
- The Impact of the Media on Adolescents’ Body Image Concerns and Self-Concept - Nicole Martins, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Media School, Indiana University
Proceeds from the event will support adolescent mental health services at the UCLA Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital.