Session 4: Placebo effects: Mediators and moderators

This session will be chaired by Joel Greenspan.

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.


Alia Crum
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Stanford University


Andrew Geers
Professor of Psychology, University of Toledo

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Irving Kirsch
Associate Director of the Program in Placebo Studies & Lecturer in medicine, Harvard Medical School.  


Karin Meissner
Head of the Placebo Research Group, Institute of Medical Psychology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich & Professor of Integrative Medicine, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Coburg


Katja Weimer
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Medical University Hospital Tübingen