Join the UAB Resource Center Employee Assistance Program for an informative lunchtime program on eating disorders presented by Elizabeth McMurray, clinical director for A Center for Eating Disorders. The program will be Wednesday, Aug. 25 from noon until 1 p.m. in the UAB Highlands Media Center at 1201 11th Ave South.

Eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia and binge eating include extreme emotions, attitudes and behaviors surrounding weight and food issues. McMurray will address the various types of eating disorders, their signs and symptoms, the physical and psychological consequences and treatment options. She also will discuss the impact of the media as it influences our culture and our perceptions related to body image and eating disorders.

The program is free for UAB and UAB Health System employees and their family members. Participants may bring their lunch. Space is limited; call 934-2281 to register. For more information, visit the Resource Center online at