Welcome to the Center for Neuroscience & Society
Welcome to the website of the Center for Neuroscience & Society. We are a group of faculty and students from departments spanning the Schools of Arts and Sciences, Medicine, Law, Wharton and Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania, whose work addresses the ethical, legal and social implications of neuroscience.
This coming Wed and Thur we will celebrate the official opening of our National Historic Landmark facility dedicated to brain [...]
The BRAIN Initiative Neuroethics Working Group at NIH has drafted a document to “characterize the neuroethical implications that may arise [...]
The CNS and the department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy will host Dr. Peter Reiner of the University of [...]
Deadline has been extended to May 3rd! BECOME A NEUROSCIENCE & SOCIETY UNDERGRAD FELLOW FOR 2019-2020! The Center for Neuroscience [...]
CNS faculty Roy Hamilton and Adrian Raine filmed a segment of Nova yesterday, featuring their research using non-invasive brain stimulation [...]
This is the title of a WHYY report this week, featuring Penn scientists Chuck O’Brien and Daniel Langleben. https://whyy.org/segments/what-makes-addiction-a-disease/ For more [...]