Workshop on Clinical Decision Making and Diagnostic Reasoning

The 9th Workshop on Clinical Decision Making and Diagnostic Reasoning will be hosted by the “LueneLab - Institute for Experimental Industrial Psychology” (Leuphana University Lüneburg) and will take place in Lüneburg (Northern Germany), on Friday the 4th and Saturday the 5th of April, 2014.

We invite everyone in the fields of research on Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical/Medical Decision Making to submit an abstract or to attend the workshop without presenting. Registration is free of charge.

If you plan to attend the workshop, we would like to ask you to register until the 1st of February 2014 by sending an E-mail to If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We are looking forward to meeting you all in Lüneburg next spring!

Best regards,

Claudia Bassarak
Rüdiger Pfister
Cilia Witteman (scientific advisor)


We are glad to announce the following keynotes (alphabetic order):

  •  York Hagmayer (Department of Psychology, University of Göttingen)  - "Do all clinical professions decide the same?"
  •  Mirjam Jenny & Stefan Herzog (Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin) - "How changing research practices and using Bayesian statistics benefits the behavioral sciences"
  •  Hans Spada (Department of Psychology, University of Freiburg) - "Expertise Development in Clinical Decision Making and  Diagnostic Reasoning: The Case of Clinical Psychology"
  •  Cilia Witteman (Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen) - "The Experienced Clinician"


Workshop Schedule: Please download here