Obesity and Eating Disorders

Co-Chair: Andrea T. Kozak, PhD
Co-Chair: Monica L. Wang, ScD, MS
Student Liaison: Laura Aylward

Description/Mission Statement

The purpose of the Obesity and Eating Disorders Special Interest Group (OED SIG) is to provide networking, mentorship and scientific training to those interested in obesity, eating disorders and weight-related pathology. Members of the OED SIG also aim to advance the field of obesity and eating disorders through the scholarly pursuit of scientific research, with a special emphasis on submitting federal and private foundation grants. Members of this SIG will also receive guidance on how to develop an academic career in obesity and eating disorders.