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Position:

Associate Professor


Department:

Health Psychology


Organization:

King’s College London


Country:

United Kingdom

Dr. Lauren Charlotte Heathcote

PhD

Dr. Lauren Heathcote is an Associate Professor of Health Psychology at King’s College London. Her research focuses on understanding psychosocial influences on the experience of pain in young people, particularly youth with chronic illnesses such as cancer and chronic pain.

Sessions




Thursday, September 22, 2022

Time
4:30pm EDT6:00pm EDT

The Burden of Not Knowing: The Role of Uncertainty Chronic Pain Disability

Tracks: Mechanisms
Categories: Topical Workshop
Room: 713 A

Learning to predict danger is adaptive; it assists in anticipating and avoiding harm. Given its intrinsically alarming function, pain is…


Friday, September 23, 2022

Time
1:30pm EDT3:00pm EDT

Demystifying Mechanisms of Placebo Effects Across the Lifespan

Tracks: Placebo
Categories: Topical Workshop
Room: 714 A

The placebo effect is one of the most striking and well-known demonstrations of the mind’s influence on the experience of…