What is it about?
By launching calls for projects, the Fund Jeanne and Alice Van de Voorde, managed by the King Baudouin Foundation, wants to stimulate researchers at ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles) and VUB (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) and associated hospitals to set up research projects that respond to urgent physical and/or mental needs of children and young adults.
Topic of the call 2021-2022:
The diagnosis, treatment and/or long term follow up of food addiction and eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating, orthorexia, ARFID (avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder), OSFED (Other Specified Feeding and Eating Disorder), ...
The projects must result in concrete innovations, improvements or easily implementable guidelines that directly benefit to the physical and/or mental health of the target group.