Neuroscience, Ethics, and the News: Fall 2014
- Sept 17: Lindsey Grubbs facilitates a discussion "Does Literary Fiction Make You a Better Person"
- Oct 15: Mallory Bowers and Natalie Turrin facilitate a discussion on "Not tonight, dear. I have a headache: The science behind the excuse"
- Dec 10: "Is eyewitness testimony from children reliable?"
Neuroethics Book Club
Oct 20: Heidi Ravven will speak about her book. The Self Beyond Itself
Oct 31: Zombies and Zombethics!: www.zombethics.com
Previous Journal Clubs Spring 2014
- Jan 21: Jen Sarrett facilitates a discussion on Attention to eyes is present but in decline in 2-6-month-old infants later diagnosed with autism. Jones and Klin, Nature, 2013
- Feb 18: Brian Dias facilitates a discussion on his manuscript Parental olfactory experience influences behavior and neural structure in subsequent generations. Dias and Ressler, Nature Neuroscience, 2013
- March 18: Ryan Purcell facilitates a discussion on The will to persevere induced by electrical stimulation of the human cingulate gyrus. Parvizi et al, Neuron, 2013
- Apr 15: Jordan Kohn facilitates a discussion on Yogic Meditation and NFkappa-B adn IRF-related transcriptome dynamic in leukocytes of family dementia caregivers. Black et al, Psychoneuroendocrinology, 2012
Neuroethics Scholars Program: Application period is now closed.
The Neuroethics Program of the Emory Center for Ethics is proud to offer competitive Neuroethics Scholars Program Fellowships. The program is open to Emory graduate students in any discipline who want to develop their interests at the intersection of neuroscience and ethics. Applications for our next Neuroethics Scholars Program Fellowship will open in Fall 2012. Information from the past application period can be found here.