Event: Mental Health and Human Rights

Monday 22 May 2017, 6:30pm. Matrix Chambers, Griffin Buildings, London, WC1R 5LN. An event run by the Human Rights Lawyers Association’s Young Lawyers’ Committee. All are invited to join the panel, as they provide unique perspectives on this area, drawing on their experience in private practice, academia and civil society. The discussion will be followed by […]

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 […]