Penn Media Seminar on Neuroscience and Society
Sept. 19, 2008
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Penn Club of New York, Tarnapol Room
30 W. 44th Street,New York, N.Y.
If attending, please RSVP immediately to Blake Cole at 215-898-8721 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The seminar is open to the news media only.
Living in a Neurosociety: An Overview
Dr. Martha Farah, professor of natural sciences and director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at Penn
The Criminal Brain: How, Could, and Should We Change It?
Dr. Adrian Raine, professor of criminology and psychiatry
Are Better Brains Better?
Dr. Anjan Chatterjee, professor of neurology at Penn and faculty member of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
Transhumanism: Enabling and transcending the human brain
Dr. Susan Schneider, assistant professor of philosophy and an affiliated faculty member with the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and the Institute for Research in Cognitive Science
What Lurks Behind the Brain Image: Differentiating Neuroscience from Neuro-Bunk
Dr. Geoffrey K. Aguirre, assistant professor of neurology and member of the Center for Functional Neuroimaging at Penn
The Brain and the Person: Does Neuroscience Challenge Personal Moral Agency?
Dr. Stephen Morse, professor of law, of psychology and of law in psychiatry