Jeremy Howick

Senior Researcher: placebo effects, empathy, evidence-based medicine, University of Oxford

Oxford philosopher and medical researcher Dr. Jeremy Howick has conducted groundbreaking studies about placebos, why we need unbiased experiments, and on the evidence for self-healing and empathy. He has degrees from Dartmouth College, the London School of Economics, and the University of Oxford, and over 80 academic publications in journals including the British Medical Journal, Annals of Internal Medicine, and The Lancet. He has just published a book that explains his scientific studies in a fun way, see here: