Mood States in Eating Disorders

1. Your name, academic institution and contact details

Claire McAulay, University of Sydney

Study link:

2. Name of Chief Investigator

Professor Stephen Touyz


3. Name of University Supervisor

Professor Stephen Touyz, Dr Jonathan Mond, & Dr Tim Outhred


4. The name of your project and a brief synopsis

“Mood States in Eating Disorders”

Researchers at the University of Sydney and Royal North Shore Hospital are investigating mood symptoms and other psychological features in people with an Eating Disorder. Volunteers are wanted to complete an online questionnaire regarding their diagnosis, physical health, and other psychological factors.
Any adult with a diagnosed eating disorder who is not currently pregnant is welcome to participate.
The study will take approximately 1 hour and is completely anonymous. You can enter the site through this link:
For more information or interest in similar studies, please contact Claire McAulay at

5. Recruitment details

 Anyone aged over 18 with a diagnosed eating disorder, and not currently pregnant, is welcome to take part. You must also be sufficiently fluent in English to answer a series of questionnaires.


6. Human Research Ethics Approval Number


HREC Number 2018/105. Complaints may be directed to The Manager, Ethics Administration, University of Sydney. T: +61 2 8627 8176; E:; F: +61 2 8627 8177.


7. Opening and closing date for recruitment

 Opening: NOW

Closes: March 2019