09:00 - 10:00

Plenary Session 4

Chair: Inger Becker, Denmark
Medical consequences and clinical pitfalls in eating disorders
René Klinkby Støving, Denmark
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 - 11:15


W01 Eating disorders and trauma
Moderator: Rasmus Isomaa, Finland
W02 Body image, disordered eating and exercise in adolescent boys and girls
Moderator: Monica Thorstveit, Norway
W03 Staff perspectives on working on inpatient eating disorder units
Moderator: Pia Charpentier, Finland
W04 Integrative mentalization based group intervention for eating disorder patients
Moderator: Guðlaug Þorsteinsdóttir, Iceland
W05 Cognitive Remediation Therapy in a group setting for adults with Anorexia Nervosa
Moderator: Inger Becker, Denmark
W06 Focusing on the essentials: Two core features of eating disorder treatment
Moderator: Sanna-Aila Gustafsson, Sweden
11:15 - 12:00

Plenary Session 5

Chair: Guðlaug Þorsteinsdóttir, Iceland
The possibility of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of eating disorders
Andres Lozano, Canada
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
13:00 - 14:30

Session 01 - Adolescents

Moderator: Sanna-Aila Gustafsson, Sweden
S01-1 Adolescents with AN and their Siblings: Retrospective Perceptions of the Influence of Illness on their Everyday Life
Inger Halvorsen, Norway
S01-2 Intervention for Caregivers of Adolescents and young people with Eating Disorders and applicability in clinics; group – and caregiver sessions
Margrét Gísladóttir, Iceland
S01-3 A life put on hold – Adolescents’ experiences of having an eating disorder in relation to social contexts outside the family
Sanna-Aila Gustafsson, Sweden



Session 02 - Clinical Interventions

Moderator: Dagbjörg Sigurðardóttir, Iceland
S02-1 Stability and impact of pre- and post-operative binge-eating behavior on weight loss outcome at 1- and 3-years following bariatric surgery
Deborah Lynn Reas, Norway
S02-2 (Dis-)solving the weight problem in Binge-Eating Disorder (BED): Insights from a two–phased treatment program at Stolpegård Psychotherapy Centre in Denmark
Lene Bomholt Meyer, Denmark
S02-3 Acceptance and commitment therapy to enhance body image in patients with an eating disorder
Maria Fogelkvist, Sweden
S02-4 Exploring core aspects of eating disorders in the context of childhood trauma: a patients' perspective
Malin Elisabeth Olofsson, Norway

Session 03-New treatment: PED-t

Moderator: Jorunn Sundgot-Borgen, Norway
S03-1 Do patients with eating disorders accept a new treatment combining physical exercise and dietary therapy (PED-T)? Results from the PED-T Trial
Maria Bakland, Norway
S03-2 Physical health in women with BN or BED – a call for inclusion of physical activity in treatment! Results from the PED-t trial
Therese Fostervold Mathisen, Norway
S03-3 Can therapists within sports science and nutrition treat patients with eating disorders? Results from the PED-T Trial
Maria Bakland, Norway
S03-4 Treatment outcomes from the PED-t trial: How do Physical Exercise and Dietary therapy compare to CBT and control group in outpatient treatment of women with BN or BED?
Therese Fostervold Mathisen, Norway

Session 04 - Nutrition

Moderator: Borghildur Sigurbergsdóttir, Iceland
S04-1 Clinician and patient experiences using a self-monitoring smartphone app in eating disorder treatment
Pil Lindgreen, Denmark
S04-2 Eating for a healthy lifestyle -Adequacy of nutrient intake in young women with anorexia nervosa
Cecilia Pettersson, Sweden
S04-3 But what about the food?
Cecelia Eriksson, Sweden

Session 05 -Prevalence & Outcome

Moderator: Rasmus Isomae, Finland
S05-1 Eating disorders in Danish and Swedish female elite endurance athletes
Anna Katarina Melin, Denmark
S05-2 25.000 patients can’t be wrong – A bird’s eye view of eating disorders
Johanna Levallius, Sweden
S05-3 Seventeen-year course and outcome of eating disorders in an adult population
Hanna Punsvik Eielsen, Norway

Session 06 - Psychology

Moderator: Pia Charpentier, Sweden
S06-1 Sleeping Beauty: personality maturation in patients with eating disorder
Johanna Levallius, Sweden
S06-2 Emotion dysregulation - associations with diagnostic presentation and key symptoms
Elin Monell, Sweden
S06-3 Presence of eating disorder psychopathology among obsessive-compulsive disorder patients
Lasse Bang, Norway
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 - 16:00

Consensus Panel/Group

What is the aim of eating disorder treatment? 
Moderator: David Clinton, Sweden
Researchers point of view: Rasmus Isomaa, Finland
Clinicians point of view: María Þóra Þorgeirsdóttir, Iceland
Users point of view: Irene Kingswick, Norway
16:00 - 18:00

Poster Session


Gala Dinner at Radison SAS Hotel Saga

3 course dinner with wine and entertainment


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31 May 2018
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