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Andrea Evers wins Stevin Award for Scientific and Societal Impact

Andrea Evers, Professor of Health Psychology at Leiden University, has won the Stevin Prize – alongside the Spinoza Prize, the highest scientific award in the Netherlands.

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2nd official Society for Interdisciplinary Placebo Studies (SIPS) conference on placebo studies, Leiden 2019

From July 7-9, 2019 the 2nd official SIPS conference on placebo studies was held in Leiden, the Netherlands. Thanks to all attendees for this inspiring and wonderful conference!

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Andrea Evers as new member at the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences has selected Andrea Evers as one of their new members.

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ZonMw Medical Inspirator Award for research ‘Lyme paralyses lives’

Together with patient representatives, clinician-researchers from Radboucumc, Amsterdam UMC, and researchers from Leiden University (Andrea Evers and Henriët van Middendorp) have received the Medical Inspirator Prize 2019 from ZonMw.

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Kaya Peerdeman wins ARPH Young Talent Award

Kaya Peerdeman, from the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology unit, Leiden University, received the ARPH Young Talent Award for her research into the role of expectations in the experience of physical complaints

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