For too long, those who most understand the tragedy and urgency of EDs have been working in isolation -- and that's one thing that's gotta give if we're really going to get to the other side of this disease. A collaborative, national strategy around eating disorders needs to happen urgently. While it needs to be comprehensive in scope and driven by clear outcomes and impacts, it has to begin effecting much needed change as soon as possible. Already, an inter-provincial network is forming and preliminary work has been done. Ours is an agenda that desperately needs to be on the radar screens of our provincial and federal governments, other influencers and investors, and the Canadian public.