JUNE 19-23, 2018   •  CHICAGO, IL
We Are Case Management • McCormick Place

Philip Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS

Philip Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS

Biography

Dr. Phillp Mehler is an internationally recognized eating disorder specialist and provides ACUTE patients’ medical care while they are hospitalized. He is the Founder and Executive Medical Director of the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders, Glassman Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and former Chief Medical Officer of Denver Health Medical Center. Mehler earned his medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, and has been a physician at Denver Health for more than 20 years. He has dedicated his career to the research and care of patients suffering from severe eating disorders. In addition to serving as Chief Medical Officer at Denver Health, he has continued to conduct research into the treatment of the most severe eating disorders cases and the complications that can arise in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Dr. Mehler has authored more than 300 publications, many of which are concerning the treatment and effects of severe eating disorders. His textbook, Medical Complications of Eating Disorders, was published by the Johns Hopkins University Press. The second edition currently is available on Amazon.com. Dr. Mehler is the recipient of the Academy of Eating Disorders 2012 Outstanding Clinician Award, receiving international recognition for his lifetime of service and contributions to the field of eating disorders. Dr. Mehler is a member and fellow of the Eating Disorders Research Society and the Academy of Eating Disorders. He has lectured extensively on a national and international level as the leading medical expert on the topic. Dr. Mehler has been recognized as one of the “Best Doctors in America” for the past 13 years and multiple times by 5280 Magazine as the “Top Internist in Denver.”