Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders
Disordered Eating and Eating Disorder RD's: As a subunit of SCAN, Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders (DEED) has a leadership team, strategic goals and a national network of partners for professionals and patients.
DEED Leadership Team
Director: Therese Waterhouse PhD, RD
Assistant Director: Karen Wetherall MS, RD
Past Director: Christina Scribner, MS RD
Volunteer Coordinator: Amanda Kirpitch MA, RD, LDN, CDE
Volunteer Coordinator: Sarah Gleason, RD
SCAN Symposium Committee Representative: Melanie Jacob RD, CSSD
Volunteer Coordinator: Gena Wollenberg MS, RD, CSSD
AED Nutrition SIG REpresentative: Hilmar Wagner MPH, RD
Statement of Purpose
DEED (Disordered Eating and Eating Disorder) is dedicated to promoting nutrition practices that aid in the prevention of harmful eating behaviors, the promotion of recovery from disordered eating and eating disorders, and the development of lifelong healthful attitudes and behaviors related to food, body weight and physical activity. DEED members have a wealth of clinical experience in medical nutrition therapy and serve as a source of science-based information for other allied health professionals, other DEED members, and those we serve.