Jobs: Psychiatry and ethics

The Neuroscience, Ethics and Society theme within the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Oxford is currently advertising for a full-time Senior Researcher in Global Psychiatric GenEthics. Current deadline for applications is April 24th 2017. The same group, in connection with the above project and one other, will soon be advertising two full-time Research Assistant […]

Seminar: I don’t have schizophrenia but I’ll help you with your study

Wednesday 24th May, 2017, 4pm. AnteRoom (SW1.17) of the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London. Mental Health, Ethics and Law seminar. The seminar will be presented by Dr Ben Spencer whose talk is titled “‘I don’t have schizophrenia but I’ll help you with your study’  —  the role of insight in decision-making capacity […]

Network: Neuroethics Now – The State of the Field and a View to the Future

June 19, 20, 21, 2017, at ICM Insitut du Cerveau et de la Moelle  Épinère, Brain & Spine Institute, Paris, France The Fourth Neuroethics Network Neuroethics Now:  The State of the Field and a View to the Future As neuroethics enters its second decade, the field confronts new techniques and technologies, as well as new – and frequently controversial – clinical […]

PhD Scholarship: Mental health justice and the capability to live in the community

Deadline for applications: 7th May 2017. Professor Sir Richard Trainor Scholarship for a PhD student to work on “Mental health justice and the capability to live in the community” with Dr Sridhar Venkatapuram and Dr Hanna Kienzler in the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London. For more information about the scholarship please see:  http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/assets/PDF/graduate-school/RT-scholarship-project-advert-VENKATAPURAM.pdf […]

Workshop: Art and social psychiatry – artists’ self-publishing

1 April 2017, 2 – 5 pm. Bethlem Gallery, Bethlem Royal Hospital, BR3 3BX This event is part of the exhibition Thinking Society: Art and Social Psychiatry at the Bethlem Gallery. The workshop will explore combinations of image and text. Make your perspective on the world public! Tickets are £10. Concession tickets are available for SLaM Service users, […]

Seminar: Chimes of freedom, Bob Dylan, enhanced goodness, super A.I. and the future of humanity

Wednesday March 22nd, 16:00 – 17:30. Room K0.18, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London. A Global Health and Social Medicine Series event with Professor John Harris (Institute for Science, Ethics & Innovation at the University of Manchester and visiting professor in Bioethics at GHSM). Educated at the University of Kent and at Balliol College, Oxford, Prof John Harris is the author or […]