2020 Queensland Eating Disorder Service (QuEDS) Annual Forum

Thank you for registering for The Queensland Eating Disorder Service (QuEDS) Annual Forum.  We are sorry to inform you that the event has been postponed due to the current uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic.  The same material is now planned to be presented in the 2021 QuEDS Annual Forum – 5th May 2021 @  RBWH Education Centre.  Further information and registration details will be released late this year.

This annual 1-day forum focuses on the contemporaneous challenges and new developments occurring in eating disorder treatment statewide. The 2020 forum will have the theme of ‘Eating Disorders + Personality Disorders: a trauma informed approach to care’ with interstate specialist speakers.

The sessions planned include:

  • Best Practice in the Management of Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Project Air Strategy for Personality Disorders
  • Perspectives: Ethical and Legal Complexities
  • Aiming for Recovery: Case Study and Panel Discussion
  • The Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative (EDGI)
  • QuEDS Community Clinician Guidelines
  • Shared table: Supportive Meal Therapy Training Package for Clinicians and Carers
  • A Five Session Intervention; Gold Coast Adult Eating Disorder Service
  • Child and Youth Eating Disorder Guidelines

This forum is provided free of charge and available to clinicians of any profession working with or interested in this area.

We request that staff register for this event, while this is not a catered event, a light morning tea will be provided for attendees on site.


A sign on sheet will be available on arrival and certificates of attendance provided on request to individuals that registered and signed on.

QuEDS endeavor to use lived experience perspectives wherever possible in their education provision and resource development.

A post-course online questionnaire will be sent to attendees after the course. This assists us to plan and format the following forum to meet the needs of attendees.

29th April 2020

0800hrs- 1530hrs
Education Centre
Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Butterfield Street
Herston QLD 4029


QuEDS Educator: Johanna Dalton/ CNC Tegan Louttit