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Symposium at the Royal Academy of Science

To fear or not to fear? Mechanisms of fear and safety learning.
Guest speakers: Armita Golkar, Emily Holmes (Karolinska Institute), Merel Kindt (U. of Amsterdam), and Grit Hein (U. of Bern)

See http://www.kva.se/en/Events-List/2016/to-fear-or-not-to-fear-brimechanis...

New paper accepted in PlosOne

Lindström, B., Selbing, I., & Olsson, A. (accepted) Co-evolution of social learning and evolutionary preparedness in dangerous environments. PloS one.
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0160245

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New paper accepted in SCAN

Haaker, J., Molapour, T., & Olsson, A. (accepted) Conditioned social dominance threat: Observation of others’ social dominance biases threat learning. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.

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New paper in Frontiers

Molapour, T., Lindström, B., & Olsson, A. (2016) Aversive learning influences anti-social behavior. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 833.
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New paper accepted in SCAN

Golkar, A., Haaker, J., Selbing, I., & Olsson, A. (accepted) Neural signals of vicarious extinction learning. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.
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Philip receives Dissertation Prize

Philip receives the 2016 Robert J. Glushko Dissertation Prize awarded by the Cognitive Science Society and the Glushko-Samuelson Foundation.

Irem receives Poster award at the EMHFC

Irem receives the first price in the Poster competition at the Eighth European Meeting on Humain Fear Conditioning in Utrecht (2016).

Undeger, I. & Olsson, A. (2016). Effects of agency on learning fear from others. European Meeting of Humain Fear Conditioning, Utrecht, April 2016.
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New paper accepted in JEP:G

Golkar, A., & Olsson, A. (Accepted) Immunization against social fear learning. JEP: General.
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Björn discusses on BBC

Björn discusses our research on BBC Radio 4
Listen to it here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06s9d1t Or find the article here: http://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/2015-15674-001

Armita receives psychology award

The Swedish National Committee for Psychological Sciences at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, granted Armita Golkar the award for outstanding young researcher in Psychology.

See http://sncfp.psychology.su.se/pris/golkar.html

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