Plenary session 2 – Monday 2:00 PM – 3:45 PM

This page contains the title, and presenters from the second plenary session held on Monday July 8, 2019, in the Grote Zaal. Please note that you can click on the presenter’s name for the full abstract.

Plenary session 2: Neurobiological and pharmacological underpinnings of placebo effects

Karin Meissner: Placebo effects in the gut: How expectancies shape nausea and appetite.

Manfred Schedlowski: Teach the T cells: learned immunosuppressive placebo responses.

Andrea Evers: Use of pharmacological conditioning for innovative treatment strategies in somatic conditions.

Chris Beedie: Citius, Altius, Fortius: How placebos make humans run faster.

Rainer Goebel: Towards understanding the neural mechanisms of clinical fMRI neurofeedback.