Eating Disorders in Adolescents: Know the Signs and How to Proceed

Assessing the eating habits of young patients is tricky, but this presentation from UCSF eating disorder specialists offers an update on diagnostic criteria, tools for detecting a problem, techniques for talking to patients and families, and guidance on referrals.


October 5, 2020

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Andrea Garber, PhD, RD

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Professor, Pediatrics

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Sara Buckelew, MD, MPH

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