In 2023, we will offer two bursaries with a value of $500 each—one bursary will support education/professional development in the field of eating disorders, and one bursary will support a research project in eating disorders. Further details about these bursary opportunities are available at here.
Sharon Hou: Recipient of the 2022 EDAC-ATAC Research Bursary
Dr. Hou is an early career researcher working in the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for Children and Adolescents at BC Children’s Hospital. Dr. Hou also holds a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Calgary. The focus of Dr. Hou’s research project is on equity and cultural responsiveness in workplace wellness of healthcare professionals working in a specialized eating disorders program.
2022 EDAC-ATAC Professional Development Bursary
The EDAC-ATAC Professional Development Bursary was not awarded in 2022 (no applications were received for this bursary). We encourage members to share information about this professional development opportunity with colleagues and to consider applying to future calls for EDAC-ATAC bursaries.