Webinar: Screening, Symptom Recognition & Referral to Treatment for Eating Disorders in Pediatric Primary Care Settings (Nov. 2018)

On Nov. 6, 2018, the Strategic Training Initiative for the Prevention of Eating Disorders (STRIPED) and the Eating Disorders Coalition (EDC), supported by the Office on Women’s Health of the Department of Health and Human Services, hosted a webinar and e-course titled, “Screening, Symptom Recognition & Referral to Treatment for Eating Disorders in Pediatric Primary Care Settings” for primary care providers serving children, adolescents, and young adults.


If you are a MD, nurse, or PA, you are eligible to receive 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for completing a pre-webinar survey, viewing the recorded version of the webinar and completing a post-webinar survey. If you are interested, please complete the following steps: 

  1. Complete the pre-webinar survey by clicking this link.
  2. Return to this page to view the webinar video below.
  3. You will receive an email with a link to the post-webinar survey within 24 hours of completing the pre-webinar survey.
  4. Complete the post-webinar survey.
  5. You will receive a certificate with your 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit by email within 7 business days.

If you have any questions, please contact STRIPED Program Coordinator, Julia Vitagliano, at julia.vitagliano@childrens.harvard.edu

See below for resources and video from the live webinar:

Webinar videos
Resources for Clinicians
Community Organization Partners
Federal Supporting Agencies and Offices
Funders

Presenters and Affiliations:

Sara Forman, MD
Director, Outpatient Eating Disorders Program
Boston Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of  Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

Holly Gooding, MD, MSc
Physician- Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine
Boston Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics

 

Learning Objectives:
By the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the types and consequences of EDs and gaps in care among children, adolescents and young adults in the United States.
  • Identify potential signs and symptoms of EDs in children, adolescents and young adults and perform screening with a validated questionnaire.
  • Use an interactive online tool to identify local specialists and refer patients when screening indicates concern.

If you have any questions, please contact the STRIPED Program Coordinator, Julia Vitagliano, at julia.vitagliano@childrens.harvard.edu