Below is information about the London International Eating Disorders Conference (LEDC) 2021. Members of the NEDS organisation will get a 25 % discount on tickets; please contact your national chapter for the discount code.

  • Date
    8–10 December 2021
  • Location
    QEII Centre, London & live-streamed online

LEDC has been held every 2 years since 1993 and is widely regarded as one of the leading eating disorders conferences in the world. The conference will be important to attend for all healthcare professionals working in the field including psychiatrists, psychologists, paediatricians, GPs, dietitians, occupational therapists and specialist nurses.

The programme has been organised by our Conference Chairs, Eric van Furth and Nadia Micali, and will contain a combination of keynote and plenary lectures around the theme of Improving access to care and treatment flexibility in a challenging world.

Keynote and Plenary Speakers include:

Richard Bentall UK, Emma Woolf UK, Tim Kendall UK, Christine Peat USA, Ulrike Schmidt UK, Eva Trujillo Mexico, Stephanie Bauer Germany, Ashok Malla Canada, Beate Herpertz Germany, Tracey Wade Australia, Barbara Franke Netherlands, Elizabeth Lawson USA.

Practical clinical workshop sessions and the latest research in the form of short papers and posters will also be presented.

There will be plenty of time to network with your colleagues and peers through multiple discussion periods, networking sessions and social functions.

All the sessions will be live-streamed online for those who can’t attend in London.

We look forward to welcoming you to London in December 2021.
For more information including the full programme, please visit our website:

LEDC 2021