Jelle van Leusden, MSc
In September 2016 Jelle van Leusden started as a PhD student at the Health, Medical, and Neuropsychology unit at Leiden University. He has received an NWO talent grant to study if it is possible to condition circadian rhythms in humans. Special interest in this project goes to the conditioning of the cortisol awakening response. At the Health, Medical and, Neuropsychology unit he is currently engaged in the supervision of master theses. Last year, he also was a workgroup lecturer in statistics and academic skills at the Methodology and Statistics department at Leiden University.Back to the people page
News and events
Talk show Daphne op Dindag On Tuesday April 25 prof. dr. Andrea Evers was invited as a guest in the talk show ‘Daphne op Dindag’. She talked about the role placebo and nocebo effects can have in the treatment of physical and mental conditions.
Kaya Peerdeman wins EPP article award Kaya Peerdeman, PhD candidate at Andrea Evers’ research group at the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology unit, has won the EPP article award for the best academic paper of 2015-2016.
Prestigious Vici grant of 1.5 million euro for Andrea Evers for the power of expectations The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has granted Andrea Evers a Vici grant for her research proposal about the role of nocebo effects for insufficiently explained somatic symptoms
1st official SIPS conference on placebo studies From April 2 to April 4 2017, Andrea Evers and co-workers will host the 1st official conference on placebo studies. This conference will take place in Leiden, the Netherlands.