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Contact: Inga Kiderra
ikiderra@ucsd.edu
858-822-0661
University of California - San Diego

Christine Harris, University of California at San Diego

Caption: Christine Harris, professor of psychology in the University of California at San Diego Division of Social Sciences, finds that reactions to shaming encounters with physicians are never positive if the patient believes the physician provoked the feeling intentionally.

Credit: Photo courtesy of C. Harris, University of California at San Diego

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