Resources for Professionals


AED produces a number of eating disorders-focused publications in many languages, such as our Medical Care Standards Guide and the Nine Truths about Eating Disorders.

Special Interest Groups (SIGs)


AED's Special Interest Groups allow individuals with shared interests to discuss and collaborate on specific issues within the eating disorder field. There is a Student SIG, which helps students from around the world connect. As a member, you can be a part of as many SIGs as desired.

Research-Practice Guidelines

Access the AED Guidelines for Research-Practice Integration, created to advance research and practice partnership in the field of eating disorders. Also, view the AED Action Plan which outlines a strategic plan for research-practice integration within the AED.

International Journal of Eating Disorders (IJED)


To advance the scientific knowledge needed for understanding, treating, and preventing eating disorders. The journal publishes rigorously evaluated, high-quality manuscripts for distribution through print and electronic platforms to an international readership of health professionals, scientists, and advocates. Learn more about the journal and access the online library

International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED)

The ICED is the premier gathering place for professionals, students and advocates engaged in research, treatment and prevention of eating disorders. Each year, ICED attendees, faculty, supporters and exhibitors create a unique, inspiring and intense environment for education, training, collaboration and dialogue. 

Current Research Studies

View research studies that have been reviewed and approved by AED. Researchers can submit studies to be posted on this website. 


View scholarships available to eating disorder professionals.


Access our Virtual Library of Educational Webinars to learn about current practices and research within the Eating Disorder Community.