Emmett Bishop, Jr., MD, FAED, F.iaedp, CEDS is the Medical Director of Outpatient Services and Program Development at Eating Recovery Center in Denver, Colorado. He has written and lectured nationally and internationally on eating disorders and their treatment. He served on the Board of Directors of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals from 1993 to 2014 and is a past president and treasurer. He is a Fellow of the Academy for Eating Disorders and has served on the Editorial Board of Eating Disorders: Journal of Treatment and Prevention. He received the iaedp CEDS Lifetime Achievement Award in 2014.