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Marsha Marcus, PhD September 21, 2012, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm WPIC Auditorium



Department of Psychiatry Lecture Series
Meet the PI Lecture

Aberrant Eating in Obesity and Psychiatric Disorder

Marsha Marcus, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology
University of Pittsburgh

Marsha D. Marcus, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Chief of the Eating Disorders Program at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Her research focuses on the assessment and treatment of pediatric and adult obesity and eating disorders, and she has been the Principal Investigator of numerous research projects funded by the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Marcus is the author of more than 175 publications and is a past president of the Academy for Eating Disorders and the Eating Disorders Research Society.

For more information, please contact Jeanie Knox Houtsinger at knoxjv@upmc.edu.

 

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