Kristina Saffran

Dr. Charles Parker
November 14, 2018
Gina Ryan
November 14, 2018

 

Kristina Saffran is the co-founder and executive director of Project HEAL, the largest grassroots eating disorder non-profit in the US focused on providing treatment access and recovery support. Kristina and her cofounder Liana started HEAL at 15 years old in recovery from anorexia; they now support an international community of 100,000 patients and families connected through 40 chapters worldwide. Kristina was named a Forbes 30 under 30 social entrepreneur and Facebook Community Leadership Fellow won the Scattergood 2018 Innovation in Behavioral Health Award and has been profiled in The New York Times and Fast Company. She’s spoken across the country – Health 2.0, The International Conference of Eating Disorders, The National Conference of Behavioral Health, and more – on eating disorders, recovery, and launching a successful social entrepreneurship as a teen. Kristina graduated from Harvard College with a bachelors degree in psychology in May of 2014.

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