Session 1: Ethical aspects and challenges of trial design in placebo research

This session will be chaired by Serge Marchand.

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.


Marco Annoni
Research Fellow, National Research Council of Italy


Charlotte Blease
Research Fellow, University College Dublin & Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies

Kompetenznetzwerk Placebo; Prof. Enck

Paul Enck
Professor, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Tübingen


Jeremy Howick
Senior Researcher & Director, Oxford Empathetic Care Programme, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford


Lene Vase
Professor, Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University