Insight Conference
Senior Researcher, Psychologist, and Neuroscientist

Dr. Katrin Preller

University of Zürich and Yale University

Katrin Preller, received her M.Sc. (Neuropsychology) from University of Konstanz, Germany. For her PhD she went to University of Zurich, Switzerland, where she investigated the neurobiological and social-cognitive long-term effects of cocaine, MDMA, and heroin use. After completing her PhD, she joined the Neuropsychopharmacology and Brain Imaging lab at the Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, investigating the effects of psilocybin and LSD on self-perception, social cognition, and multimodal processing using different brain imaging techniques. She furthermore worked as Postdoc at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, UCL, London, UK, and Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA and is currently investigating the neurobiology of psychedelics in clinical and pre-clinical studies.


Panel VII: From the Lab to the Retreat Center? Ethical Science Communication and Psychedelic Pop Culture

Moderated by: Sasha Silberberg, Director of Communications at the MIND Foundation<…

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Panel I: New Paradigm or Co-existence? The Potential of Psychedelics in Mental Health
Mechanisms of Action of Psychedelics – Implication for Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy

Research on the clinical application of psychedelics is gaining momentum. However major knowledge…

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Conference Presentations

INSIGHT2019: Neurobiology & Neuropharmacology of Psychedelic-Induced Altered States of Consciousness
Colloquim on Psychedelic Psychiatry 2018: How Psychedelics Can Help Us Understand Social Cognition and Self-Experience

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