Miranda Lutz, MSc
I obtained my bachelor at the University of Amsterdam (2014) and the Master Education and Child studies (2016) with two specialties: Applied Neuroscience in Education and Child studies and Clinical Child and Adolescent studies at Leiden University. I am a research assistant for the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology department. Currently, I assist several PhD students on their projects which are part of the ERC consolidator grant ‘Empowering expectations for health and disease: Training the immune and endocrine system’.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.