Katja Cardol, MSc
In November 2016 I started as a PhD-candidate within the project group ‘Identifying and treating psychological barriers for adopting a healthy lifestyle among patients with chronic kidney disease’. The research has the aim to develop an online screening tool to detect psychological barriers for adopting a healthy lifestyle, as well as an e-coach treatment module to eliminate those barriers among patients with chronic kidney disease.
- Master Health Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands (2016)
- Bachelor Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands (2014)
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.