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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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LIBC Sylvius Mini Symposium: Psychobiological factors in itch

Two presentations about psychobiological factors in itch combined into an mini symposium. 1.A multisensory approach to itch by Dr. H. Holle and 2. Itching for nocebo mechanisms by Drs. M. van de Sand

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Dissertation defense Kaya Peerdeman

If you imagine in advance that something is not going to hurt, this could mean you experience less pain. This discovery was made by health psychologist Kaya Peerdeman during her PhD research on the placebo effect. PhD defence 7 February.

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Lecture prof. dr. Lene Vase: Placebo effects and expectations across therapeutic interventions

Lecture: Placebo effects and expectations across therapeutic interventions. Date: 7th Feb., 11.15 am. Location: Faculty of Social and Behav. Sciences, Wassenaarseweg 52, Room: 1A20

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