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CTEDS March Meeting

March 30 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Central Texas Eating Disorder Specialists (CTEDS) March Meeting

Presenter: Dr. Molly McShane, Medical Director of Monte Nido Programs and Affiliates
Topic: Neurobiology of Eating Disorders: Translating Research into Clinical Practice


  1. Identify two neurotransmitters involved in eating disorders and explain how they are related to harm avoidance and other associated temperaments.
  2. Explain how leptin and ghrelin affect appetite.
  3. List two classes of psychiatric medications used in the treatment of eating disorders and explain how these medications effect brain chemistry.
  4. Describe how to use a neurobiological case conceptualization to inform recommendations for appropriate eating disorder treatment.

​Oliver-Pyatt Center will be providing ​breakfast ​for the event. 1.5 CEUs available Free admission for members, $10 donation recommended for non-members. RSVP to education@cteds.org by March 26​th to guarantee a spot at the event.


March 30
9:00 am - 10:30 am


The Mission Capital Office
8303 N. MoPac Expy., Suite A201
Austin, TX 78759 United States
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Central Texas Eating Disorder Specialists