The REDC believes in supporting and conducting on-going research related to effectiveness of residential eating disorder treatment. REDC has as a priority for collaborative outcome research, including cooperatively conducted multi-center outcome studies to underscore the importance and effectiveness of residential care.

REDC is currently working with Dr. Scott Crow (PI, The University of Minnesota) and Dr. Ross Crosby (Co-Investigator, the University of North Dakota) a on a nearly completed multi-center research study assessing course of treatment from residential admission to discharge.