Provisional Program
Wednesday, September 7, 2005
15.00 - 18.00
Congress Registration, Congress Bureau Innsbruck
18.00 - 19.30 Official Opening & Plenary Session
19.30 - Welcome Reception
Thursday, September 8, 2005
08.00 - 09.00 Congress Registration
09.00 - 10.30 Debate I
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 - 12.30 Debate II
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch Break
14.00 - 14.45 Poster Session
15.00 - 16.30 Special Session: National & International Scientific Societies on Eating Disorders (for Professionals)
16.30 - 17.00 Coffee Break
17.00 - 18.30 Scientific Sessions (in parallel)
20.00 - Congress Dinner
Friday, September 9, 2005
ECED Innsbruck 2005
09.00 - 10.30 Debate III
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 - 12.30 Special Sessions:
National Eating Disorders Associations for Sufferers & Carers
Special Eating Disorders Training Courses (for Professionals)
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch Break
14.00 - 15.30 Scientific Session
16.00 - 16.30 Coffee Break
16.30 - 18.30 Scientific Session & Business Meeting
19.00 - Farewell Reception

Keynote Lecture: Ordered Societies, Disordered Bodies. A Sociological Perspective. Chris Shilling, UK
ECED Innsbruck 2005 Debates on:
The treatment of AN has no impact on the natural history of the disorder.
Chair: J. Hubert Lacey (London, UK)
Pro: Cynthia M. Bulik (Chapel Hill, USA)
Con: Fernando Fernández-Aranda (Barcelona, Spain)
Manualized treatments are to good therapy what cheap ready to wear clothes are to made-to-measure clothes.
Chair: Eric F. van Furth (Leidschendam, NL)
Pro: Robert Palmer (Leicester, UK)
Con: Christopher Fairburn (Oxford, UK)
DSM and ICD should include obesity as an eating disorder.
Chair: Hans Wijbrand Hoek (The Hague, NL)
Pro: Anna Keski-Rahkonen (Helsinki, Finland & New York, USA)
Con: Simon Gowers (Liverpool, UK)
ECED Innsbruck 2005 Special sessions on:
Patient and carer organisations in Europe
Chair: Ulrike Schmidt (London, UK)

The aim of this session is to introduce the work of different European Eating Disorder patient and carer organisations and to identify common themes and challenges, similarities and differences in focus and opportunities for collaboration.
Presenters (provisional):
Susan Ringwood (Eating Disorders Association, UK)
Erik Vleeschdraager (SABN,, Netherlands)
Gisela van der Ster (, Sweden; to be confirmed)
Marta Voltas (ACAB, Spain, to be confirmed)
Barbara Haid (Netzwerk Esstörungen, Innsbruck, Austria)
Eating Disorder Societies for Professionals in Europe
Chair: Martina de Zwaan (Austria, Germany)

(ASED Martina de Zwaan
Scandinavia (Nordic Eating Disorder Society) Ulf Wallin
Spain Luis Beato-Fernández
Italy (AIDAP) Riccardo Dalle Grave
Switzerland (ENES) Erika Toman (to be confirmed)
Czech Republic Hana Papezova
England (EDA, EDNET) Sue Ringwood
England (SIG Royal College of Psychiatrists) Ulrike Schmidt
The Netherlands (Dutch Kenniscentrum Eetstoornissen) Hans Bloks
Portugal (NDCA) Dulce Bouca & Abel Matos Santos
Hungary Ferenc Túry
France (to be confirmed)
Eating Disorders Training Courses
This session will be a 90 minutes session giving an overview about existing and running training courses in various countries which are held to develop knowledge and enhance competence of health professionals dealing with people suffering from eating disorders in clinical and private settings.

Chair: Andreas Karwautz (Vienna, Austria)

Robert Palmer (Leicester, UK)
J. Hubert Lacey (London, UK)
David Clinton (Stockholm, Sweden., pending)
Gerard Butcher (Dublin, Ireland)
Fernando Fernandez-Aranda (Barcelona, Spain)
Günther Rathner (Innsbruck, Austria)
A conversation with Arthur Crisp and Gerald Russell

Chair: Günther Rathner (Innsbruck, Austria)

Arthur Crisp (London, UK)
Gerald Russell (London, UK)

Annemarie A. van Elburg (Zeist, The Netherlands)
Isabel Krug (Vienna, Austria & Barcelona, Spain)
Elisabet Wentz (Gothenburg, Sweden)

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