Jelle van Leusden, MSc
In September 2016 Jelle van Leusden started as a PhD student at the Health, Medical, and Neuropsychology unit at Leiden University. He has received an NWO talent grant to study if it is possible to condition circadian rhythms in humans. Special interest in this project goes to the conditioning of the cortisol awakening response. At the Health, Medical and, Neuropsychology unit he is currently engaged in the supervision of master theses. Last year, he also was a workgroup lecturer in statistics and academic skills at the Methodology and Statistics department at Leiden University.Back to the people page
News and events
Distinguished guests for the BENEFIT for all-project. Thursday 29th November, the BENEFIT for all-project was visited by distinguished guests.
Leiden university becomes first Dutch 'healthy university'. Leiden University is the first Dutch university to join the Healthy Universities international network. Lifestyle workshops, rewards for good behaviour and the latest interventions encourage students and staff to live more healthily.
Taking the power of expectations to the patient How easily can you be influenced in your expectations? To what degree do your expectations influence you, for example, your symptoms when being ill or the effects of treatment? And how can such expectations be applied to optimize patient care?
Andrea Evers about healthy lifestyle behaviour at BNR Beter On 8th October Andrea Evers, from the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology unit of Leiden University, appeared as a guest in BNR Beter to talk about a healthy lifestyle behaviour