Eating Disorders

EDGI - Eating Disorders Genetics Initiative  

Part of the NIHR BioResource, to better understand the genetic and environmental links to eating disorders and help better treatments. Involves completing an online questionnaire and providing a postal saliva sample.

Take part if:

  • You have experienced, or have been diagnosed with an eating disorder
  • Are 16 or older
  • Live in England

Sign up online and please select “Devon Partnership NHS Trust” when asked how you heard about the study

For more information contact Stacey Horne, at

STORY study

We are looking for people aged 16-25 years with an eating disorder, as well as healthy volunteers, to take part in a 12-month research study. This will consist of completing regular online surveys and tasks on your phone or computer, with the option of also wearing a measuring device on your finger. You will be paid up to £175 for participating.

Download the poster here

Watch The STORY study: Participant information and recruitment film for further information.

Please contact to register your interest.