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Prof. Dr. Herta Flor

Herta Flor has been a member of the Board, of the Foundation Committee of the University Hospital and of the Foundation Committee at the University of Göttingen since 2011. She is Chair of Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychology at the University of Heidelberg and Scientific Director of the Department of Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience at the Central Institute of Mental Health in Mannheim. Her research interests focus on learning and neuroplasticity in mental disorders, particularly pain as well as the development of behavioral treatments. She is spokesperson of Collaborative Research Center 636: “Learning, memory and brain plasticity: Implications for psychopathology” funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). She is member of the Review Board for Neuroscience of the DFG, the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina and the Academia Europaea