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View Bios of all 2017 Renfrew Conference Keynote, Workshop and Poster Presenters
Patrick J. Kennedy
Patrick J. Kennedy
is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives and the nation’s leading political voice on mental illness, addiction, and other brain diseases.
Janet Treasure, OBE, PhD, FRCP, FRCPsych
Janet Treasure, OBE, PhD, FRCP, FRCPsych, is Director of the Eating Disorder Unit and Professor of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. (see more)
Adele Lafrance, PhD, CPsych
Adele Lafrance, PhD, CPsych, is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Laurentian University, Canada. She is the author of several publications in the field of eating disorders. (see more)
Roxane Gay, PhD
Roxane Gay is an author and cultural critic whose widely revered writing is unmatched. Her work has garnered international acclaim for its reflective, no-holds-barred exploration of feminism and social criticism.
Beth Hartman McGilley, PhD, FAED, CEDS
Beth Hartman McGilley, PhD, FAED, CEDS, Co-Editor,
The Treatment of Eating Disorders: Bridging the Research-Practice Gap
, Co-Founder, AED Professionals & Recovery SIG.
Gayle E. Brooks, PhD
Gayle E. Brooks, PhD, is Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer of The Renfrew Centers and Chair, The Renfrew Centers Clinical Excellence Board and Clinical Training Department.
Rachel Calogero, PhD
Rachel Calogero, MA, PhD, is Associate Professor of Social Psychology at Western University, London, Ontario and Associate Editor,
Body Image and Journal of Theoretical Social Psychology
Melissa-Irene Jackson, BS, BA
Melissa-Irene Jackson, BS, BA, has presented with NEDA, EDRS, EDC, and the Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt.
Marcella Raimondo, PhD, MPH
Marcella Raimondo, PhD, MPH, is a Licensed Psychologist at Kaiser Permanente Adult Eating Disorder Clinic in Oakland, CA. (see more)