Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Placebos: What Are They and What Do They Do?”



Date
August 14, 2014
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Terence W. Starz, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

The goals of this presentation are to understand the mechanisms in the placebo effect, to examine the role of placebos in rheumatic diseases, and to examine the results of placebos in clinical trials.