Annual Distinguished Neuroethics Lecture

5:30pm-7:30pm, Mar 13, 2018

Alice MacKay Room, Vancouver Public Library (Central Branch), 350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver
Series: 
Brain Awareness Week
Presenter: 
Jennifer A. Chandler, LLM

Medical Aid in Dying in Canada – Where are we and where are we going?

Jennifer A. Chandler, LLM, Bertram Loeb Research Chair and Professor, Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa

Event poster

Prof. Jennifer A. Chandler is a Professor of Law and holder of the Bertram Loeb Research Chair at the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics. She specializes in the ethics and law of emerging medical knowledge, practices, and technologies including the brain sciences and regenerative medicine.

Comments by:

  • Hervé Chneiweiss, MD, PhD,Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
  • Joseph J. Fins, MD, MACP, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA

Events

6:00pm-7:30pm, Sep 18, 2018

Renée Fleming’s Music and the Mind presentation explores the power of music as it relates to health, including childhood development, music therapy, and discoveries that are changing our understand

Past Events

Jun 28-30, 2018

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to join the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CCNP) for the 41st annual meeting in Vancouver this month.

7:30pm-9:30pm, May 31, 2018

Are you left brained or right brained, or is that even a thing? Will champagne improve your memory? Can you really beat depression with a walk in the woods?

4:00pm-6:00pm, May 12, 2018

8:30am-5:00pm, May 7, 2018

9:00am-3:00pm, Apr 14, 2018

Lunch will be provided (gluten-free and non-gluten-free options).

7:00pm-9:30pm, Apr 11, 2018

Professor Vesna Sossi will examine how positron emission tomography (PET) imaging has contributed to better understanding of the brain

12:00pm-1:30pm, Mar 15, 2018

Join host Dr. Tim Inglis and visiting speaker Dr. Andy Murray for a special talk. 

Title: The vestibular system as a gateway to motor circuits

5:30pm-7:30pm, Mar 13, 2018

Medical Aid in Dying in Canada – Where are we and where are we going?

1:00pm-7:30pm, Nov 25, 2017

Join us in celebration as we commemorate 20 years of neuroscience research and brain health discovery at the University of British Columbia.