Selection of grants as PI (in total more than 11,1 Million Euro since Phd as PI)
NWO Stevin Award for Scientific and Societal Impact. NWO Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research 2019, 2.500.000 Euro
NWO-Vici grant for high potentials, Innovational Research Incentives scheme. The power of expectations: Unraveling the role of nocebo effects in the sensitization of somatic symptoms. NWO Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research 2017-2021, 1.499,205 Euro
Hartstichting - ZonMW, 2017-2021. We all benefit: The ecosystem for healthy living. 2.499.426 Euro (projectleader).
NWO Research Talent 2016, 2016-2020. Training the circadian rhythm: Conditioning of the cortisol awakening response. 219.474 Euro (grant applicant).
ERC Proof of Concept Grant. Empowering expectations for health and disease: Development of a pioneering training tool., 2016-2018, ca. 150.000 Euro (grant applicant).
ERC Consolidator Grant. Empowering expectations for health and disease: Training of the immune and endocrine system. 2014-2019, ca. 1.981.009 Euro (grant applicant).
ZonMw, Dutch Medical Science Organization. Role of patient-participation in the development and evaluation of E-health care developments. Round Patient Participation 2011-2013, ca. 93.919 Euro (projectleader).
NWO-Vidi grant for high potentials, Innovational Research Incentives scheme. Unraveling the placebo effect: The power of expectancies for conditioning the immune and endocrine system. NWO Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research 2010-2015, 796.913 Euro + 50.000 Euro NWO Aspasia grant (grant applicant).
ZonMw Doelmatigheid, Dutch Medical Science Organization Tailored cognitive-behavioral E-health care in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. 2008-2012, 399.841 Euro (projectleader).
NWO-Veni grant for high potentials, Innovational Research Incentives scheme. Psychophysiological stress mechanisms in chronic inflammatory diseases. NWO Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research, 2004-2007, 199.790 Euro (grant applicant).
News and events
How coaching encourages a healthy lifestyle during Corona crisis Research of TNO and LUMC recenlty showed a correlation between Covid-19 and lifestyle related deseases. Healthy food, sufficient exercise and a good night sleep are even more important in times like these.
Behavioral consequences of Corona Andrea Evers as a behavioral expert about Corona in multiple news broadcasts as for example 'Feiten en Fabels' (NPO 1, Dutch news broadcast) and M (NPO 1). What are psychological consequences of the Corona pandemic? What does it mean for our mental health
How to make use of placebo effects in clinical practice? This upcoming symposium focuses on innovative application of placebo- and nocebo effects into practice. This virtual meeting enables you to be close to professionals and soak up all knowledge from your home chair.
Watch out for the nocebo corona effect - Blog by Andrea Evers We are confronted on a daily basis with news about the Corona virus and its consequences. In this blog, Andrea Evers answers questions about how to deal with these in the corona situation.