PhD Scholarship: Mental Health / Disability and Implementation of Human Rights in an International Context

Closing date: 5th June 2017. Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham. The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) at the University of Nottingham invites applications for a scholarship on the above topic, to be funded by the IMH.  The scholarship forms part of a developing collaboration with the WHO in Geneva relating to human rights and […]

Panel event: Origins of Consciousness

June 7th 2017, 6.30 – 8.30 pm, London School of Economics. Speakers Björn Brembs, Professor of Neurogenetics, University of Regensburg Chris Frith, Professor Emeritus, Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging, UCL; Honorary Research Fellow, Institute of Philosophy, University of London Eva Jablonka, Professor of Evolutionary Biology and Philosophy of Biology, Tel-Aviv University David Papineau, ​Professor of […]

Change: MHEL SEMINAR May 24th

Unfortunately Dr Ben Spencer has had to postpone the seminar planned for 24 May. We have now re-scheduled for Wednesday 5 JULY, 4.00 pm in the AnteRoom (SW1.17) of the Dickson Poon School of Law. The seminar subject is the unchanged: “‘I don’t have schizophrenia but I’ll help you with your study’  —  the role of […]

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 […]