Session 5: The neurobiology of placebo and nocebo effects

This session will be chaired by Younbyoung Chae.

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.


Lauren Atlas
NCCIH Investigator & Chief of the Section on Affective Neuroscience and Pain, National Institutes of Health 


Ulrike Bingel
Professor of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Duisburg-Essen


Sigrid Elsenbruch
Professor of Experimental Psychobiology & Gender Research, University Hospital of Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen


Amir Raz
Canada Research Chair, Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University 


Tor Wager
Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Innstitute for Cognitive Science, University of Colorado