Cross-disciplinary translations on cognition and expectations: The placebo effect and autism anthropology

  • Date: –15:00
  • Location: (contact Erika Sigvardsdotter to register, the seminar can be swiched to zoom on short notice.) Rausingrummet, House 6
  • Organiser: Centre for Medical Humanities
  • Contact person: Erika Sigvardsdotter
  • Seminarium

MHS-seminar

The Centre for Medical Humanities organizes a digital MHS-seminar 15th of September 13.15-15.00  with the title: “Cross-disciplinary translations on cognition and expectations: The placebo effect and autism anthropology”. The seminar will be held in English. The presenters are:

Karin Jensen Associate professor at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska institutet, with the presentation "Faith, hope, and placebo effects - exploration of placebo responses among individuals with intellectual disabilities" and

Ingela Visuri, senior lecturer in religious studies, Dalarna Universitywith the presentation "Supernatural relations and imaginary worlds in autism: a mixed methods approach".

We are planning for a IRL seminar in Rausingrummet, House 6 at Campus Engelska Parken, Uppsala. However, the seminar may have to be swiched to Zoom at short notice, so be sure to register by emailing erika.sigvardsdotter@idehist.uu.se, to receive accurate information.

More info about Karin Jensen: https://staff.ki.se/people/karin-jensen

More info about Ingela Visuri: https://www.du.se/en/about-du/personal-presentation/?userId=1998846680