The Nordic Eating Disorder Society (NEDS) has as its main object to serve as a forum for new contacts and exchange of experiences among eating disorder professionals in the Nordic countries in order to increase knowledge about and improve the treatment of eating disorders.
This objective is attained by (not in order of priority):
- Facilitating research in the field, especially research that implies co-operation among professionals in the field in the Nordic countries
- Facilitating co-operation among professionals working in a clinical context in the field in the Nordic countries
- Working to make existing and new knowledge in the field available to members of the Society
- Promoting contacts with corresponding organisations outside the Nordic countries
All members of the National societies in the NEDS are automatically members of the NEDS.