Announcing Election of New Board of Directors
It is with great excitement and pride to introduce the new EDRS Board of Directors:
President, Marcella Raimondo, PhD, MPH
Vice-President: Christina Weiss, MPHC- MFTI
Secretary: Elissa Woodruff, PhD
Treasurer: Christine Pappas, Psy.D, CEDS
Mary Fiumara, LCSW
Natalie Makardish MA, RYT
Lauren Foley Wenderoth, RD
Karen Schneller, MFT
Please join us in welcoming our new board of directors and keep an eye for updates about upcoming EDRS programs and projects for the coming year so that we can continue to help those suffering from eating disorders.
2017 Conference & Gala was a Success!
EDRS Board of Directors and the Advisory Board would like to extend our appreciation to all of you who attended and supported our 2017 Inaugural Hall of Fame Gala to honor “Gems" in our field , conference - Unveiling Innovative Approaches in Eating Disorder Treatment and the screening of The Illusionists: a film about the globalization of beauty.
Conference: Unveiling Innovative Approaches in Eating Disorder Treatment
EDRS Board of Directors would like to recognize and extend deepest gratitude to our presenters who have so generously dedicated of their time to make our conference possible with state of the art information and training:
Melissa-Irene Jackson, BSRaimondo,PhD, MPH
Walter Kaye, MD,
Stephanie Knatz, PhD,
Jeffrey Mar, MD
Sondra Kronberg, MS, RD, CEDRD
Film Screening of The Illusionists
The Illusionists: a film about the globalization of beauty.
Sponsored by The Renfrew Center, with special thanks to Adrienne Ressler, LMSW, CEDS for making that possible.
Volunteer and Auction Coordinator
Lindsay Wert, LMFT
Natalie Makardish MA, RYT and the Dance group
RobertBirsinger and The Hots Dance Band
Unveiling Extraordinary “Gems” in the Eating Disorder Field Benefit Gala: At this masquerade benefit gala we celebrated and honored the commitment and dedication of California professionals who have gone “above and beyond’ to make a difference through their outstanding contribution in eating disorder recovery.
Please join us in honoring their hard work, dedication and outstanding contribution to the eating disorder field:
Psychotherapy: Deborah Brenner Liss, PhD
Nutrition: Tami Lyon, MPH, RD
Medicine: Walter Kaye, MD
Advocacy: Janice Bremis, B.A.
Research: Daniel Le Grange, PhD
Special Thanks to Our 2017
Conference & Gala Sponsors
For funding our events so we can dedicate all funds from the conference registration to the EDRS Treatment and Prevention Scholarship Funds.
Thanks to Our Platinum Sponsors
Thanks to Our Gold Sponsors
For a list of all sponsors and exhibitors please go to www.edrs.net
We hope to see you there!
The EDRS Board