Food Addiction: Is It a Thing? Implications for Treating Eating Disorders

An interview with Nicole Avena, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Neuroscience at Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Visiting Professor of Health Psychology at Princeton University
  • Research neuroscientist and expert in nutrition, diet, and addiction
  • Research achievements have been honored by awards from groups including New York Academy of Sciences, the American Psychological Association, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • Her TED-Ed talk has been viewed almost 17 million times
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The Facts About 2023’s Deadly Speedball: Fentanyl plus Methamphetamine

An interview with Jean Lud Cadet, MD

  • Chief, Molecular Neuropsychiatry Research Branch, NIH, NIDA
  • Research Fellow and Assistant Professor of Neurology & Psychiatry Research Fellow and Assistant Professor of Neurology & Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Has co-authored more than 500 papers, reviews, and book chapters
  • His work is very highly cited, with 29,691 citations and an H-index of 92
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Dr Cadet and Dr Dennis



From Complexity to Clarity: Expert Perspective and Integrated Treatment of PTSD, Eating Disorders and Comorbidity

An interview with Timothy Brewerton, MD, DLFAPA, FAED, DFAACAP, CEDS-S

  • Affiliate Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)
  • Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry, and the Academy of Eating Disorders
  • Founding member and former president of the Eating Disorders Research Society
  • Authored >185 articles/book chapters, edited two books, and presented over 250 scientific presentations at national and international conferences
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Dr Kim & Dr Brewerton



Psychedelics: Hope or Hype? 

An interview with Joshua Siegel, MD, PhD

  • Psychiatrist at Washington University School of Medicine
  • Neuroscientist and Neuropsychopharmacologist
  • More than 13 years experience in neuroscience and published more than 30 peer-reviewed articles
  • Was selected to be among 12 US recipients of the NIMH Outstanding Resident Award in 2020
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Josh Siegel, MD, Phd



Empowering Parents and Providers: Tackling the Adolescent Mental Health Crisis Amid Cannabis Use

An interview with Kevin A. Sabet, PhD

  • Fellow, ISPS, Yale University
  • President and CEO, Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM)
  • President and CEO, Foundation for Drug Policy Solutions (FDPS)
  • Author, Smokescreen: What the Marijuana Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know
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