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Two health psychologists from Leiden win a travel grant for research on itching

Danielle Bartels and Stefanie Meeuwis receive a travel grant award for their articles about itch. In addition, the two health psychologists from Leiden will be able to present their research at the World Congress on Itch in Wroclaw (Poland) from 15-17 October. The two PhD candidates of the research group of Andrea Evers also receive a free annual membership of the International Society for the Study of Itch.


The article by Danielle Bartels was published in September 2017 in: 'PLos One: 'Reverse nocebo effects on itching by conditioning with oral suggestion'.

The article by Stefanie Meeuwis will appear in Acta Dermato-Venereologica soon: ‘Investigating placebo effects for itching through open oral suggestions’.

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