The impact of sensitisation on eyewitness memory and metacognition

  • Blank, Hartmut (CoI)
  • Spearing, Emily (PI)
  • Wade, Kimberley (CoI)
  • Lindsay, Stephen (CoI)

Project Details


This project assess the impact of sensitisation techniques (based on Blank, 1998, Memory; and Oeberst, Wachendoerfer, Imhoff & Blank, 2021, PNAS) on eyewitness memory and metacognition in the eyewitness misinformation paradigm.

Key findings

Sensitisation helps reduce the adverse effects of misinformation on eyewitness memory and metacognition.
Effective start/end date1/01/23 → …