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|2011 ATB Award Winner|
Christopher G. Fairburn, DM, FMedSci, FRCPsych
Professor Fairburn has held many research grants both in the UK and abroad, and he has published extensively. His latest book is Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Eating Disorders, NY: Guilford Press, 2008. Other books include Binge Eating: Nature, Assessment and Treatment (with GT Wilson, NY: Guilford Press, 1993); Eating Disorders and Obesity: A Comprehensive Handbook (with KD Brownell, NY: Guilford Press, 1st edition 1995; 2nd edition 2002); and The Science and Practice of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (with DM Clark, Oxford University Press, 1997). He has also written a book for people with binge eating problems (Overcoming Binge Eating, NY: Guilford Press,1995) and a book on the treatment of obesity titled Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Obesity: A Clinician’s Guide (with Z Cooper and DM Hawker, NY: Guilford Press, 2003). Professor Fairburn has twice been a Fellow at Stanford's Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences and he is a Fellow of the UK Academy of Medical Sciences. Professor Fairburn was awarded the “Outstanding Researcher Award” by the Academy for Eating Disorders in 2002.