Navigating Emotions in our Understanding of Eating Disorders
Thursday 16 & 17 March 2023 | QEII Centre, London

The London International Eating Disorders Conference (LEDC) will be back in March 2023 to celebrate its 30th Anniversary!

Join us in London at one of the leading and most respected eating disorders conferences in the world to:

  • Share knowledge and exchange experiences and ideas with a multidisciplinary team of eating disorders, psychiatry and psychology clinicians
  • Benefit from two packed days of keynotes, interactive clinical workshops, research updates and discussion forums
  • Enjoy high level networking with friends and colleagues from around the world
  • Gain valuable CPD/CME credits
  • Join the celebrations for the 30th Anniversary of LEDC!

The programme and speakers will be published soon. Click here to find out who is on the Programme Committee for 2023.

All of the 2021 conference sessions are available to watch back on-demand, so click here for more information and details of how to register.


2023 Programme Committee

Eric van Furth

The Netherlands

Professor of Eating Disorders

Nadia Micali

Switzerland & UK

Professor & NIHR Clinican Scientist

Karina Allen


Consultant Clinical Psychologist, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) Eating Disorders Service

Sam Clark-Stone


Lead Clinician, Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Trust

Katherine Schaumberg


Assistant Professor and Clinical Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin

Katrin Giel


Head of Research & Psychobiology of Eating Behaviour, Medical University Hospital Tübingen

Mima Simic

Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, South London and the Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

"I really enjoyed the conference. The focus on peer support and lived experience was very interesting. Thanks so much"

Camila del Solar, Psychologist, Santiago, Chile

"Overall a fantastic conference – so much choice, great atmosphere, friendly networking, accessible topics, very relevant"

Cathy Troupp, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, London, UK

"Excellent opportunity for sharing, learning and being inspired!"

Louise Micklethwaite, Dietitian, Nottinghamshire, UK