“Spinning Logic #159 Karin Jensen

“Spinning Logic #159 Karin Jensen

Karin Jensen is a clinical psychologist and neuroscientist whose research includes investigations of the placebo effect, and how cognitive processes shape pain perception. She has been the leading scientist in a novel line of studies that explore the role of conscious awareness and intellectual ability in placebo responses. Karin Jensen’s Karolinska Page Show Notes Placebo Nocebo Open Label Placebo Munschausen by proxy Luana Colloca Placebo Study Placebo in pets Placebo in Doctor Appearance Placebo Effect in Surgery Karolinska Institute...
Spinning Logic #158 – Dr. Rashawn Ray

Spinning Logic #158 – Dr. Rashawn Ray

Dr. Rashawn Ray is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland, College Park. His research addresses the mechanisms that manufacture and maintain racial and social inequality. He has published over 40 books, articles, chapters, and op-eds and has written for the New York Times and Huffington Post, NBC News and Public Radio International. Connect with Dr. Ray on his Website Dr Ray is also the Co-Editor of Contexts Magazine Show Notes Cognitive Dissonance Implicit Bias Selective Perception Believing Is Seeing: The Effects of Racial Labels and Implicit Beliefs on Face Perception The Young OG’s...
Spinning Logic #157 – Skylar Bayer

Spinning Logic #157 – Skylar Bayer

Skylar Bayer holds a Ph.D. in Marine Biology from the University of Maine, and is currently a postdoctoral researcher who specializes in Marine Ecology and Reproductive Biology. She is also the co-host of the sometimes monthly podcast Strictly Fishwrap Science radio hour.  Connect with Skylar on Twitter Check out Strictly Fishwrap Connect with Jason on Facebook Twitter and Instagram Show Notes Transposition of the great arteries Fermented Greenland Shark Hakarl The Story Collider episode about falling in love Rock Coast Rollers Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Skylar’s segment on The Colbert Report Skylar’s TEDx...