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First guidelines for applying placebo effect in clinical practice

It is becoming increasingly clear that the placebo effect has a great influence on medical treatment. An international, interdisciplinary team of researchers has now written a first set of guidelines on how to apply the placebo effect in clinical practice

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Symposium 'Clinical Implications of Placebo Effects'

On 21 June, 2018 a symposium about clinical implications of placebo effects will be held in Museum Boerhaave, Leiden. With Regine Klinger, Luana Colloca, and Andrea Evers as speakers

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Dissertation defense Maaike Ferwerda

On June 20, 2018 Maaike Ferwerda will defend her dissertation about the development and effectiveness of a tailored guided internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy.

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Health, Prevention and the Human Life Cycle Spring Event 2018

Announcement: Spring Event 'Data Science for Health & Prevention' Thursday May 31th 13:30- 18:00

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APS Scholar award

PhD student Aleksandrina Skvortsova was awarded with one of the APS Scholar Awards for her presentation 'Conditioning of the neuroendocrine system: Learned oxytocin responses'.

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