Session 2: Clinical applications of placebo effects

This session will be chaired by Yvonne Nestoriuc.

We are delighted that the following five researchers will give a talk in this session.

Click on the title for the abstract and biosketch of this invited speaker.


Cláudia Carvalho
Assistant Professor, Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada – Instituto Universitário


Jens Gaab
Associate Professor Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Department of Psychology, University of Basel


Regine Klinger
Center for Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine & Department of Anesthesiology, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf


Winfried Rief
Professor of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg & Head of the Clinic for Psychological Interventions


Bruce Wampold
Director of the Research Institute, Modum Bad Psychiatric Center, Vikersund, Norway & Emeritus Professor of Counseling Psychology, University of Wisconsin