New Treatments for Depression
New Treatments for Depression, NeuroTechX webinar presented by Helen Mayberg, March 28

March 28 (11:00am EST); Webinar – INS Board member Helen Mayberg will talk about how deep brain stimulation (DBS) got started and why, the push for commercialization by industry, and how the needs of the patient and the risks of no treatment options are balanced by the need for care in design and use of new technologies.

BNA2019 Festival of Neuroscience
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April 14-17; Dublin, Ireland – The INS, in collaboration with the British Association of Psychopharmacology, is organizing two sessions: a symposium on April 14 will examine mental illness in children and adolescents, and a public event on April 15 will discuss 'How to Support Young People’s Mental Health.' INS members save up to £125 on registration.

Neurotechnology for High Consequence Communication
and Decision-Making
Cognixioin: AI-Powered People

June 5; Toronto, Canada – The INS and Cognixion are hosting a 1-day conference to discuss the social and ethical implications of neurotechnology relating to health, crime, and civil and disability rights. Register online in advance; INS members get a 20% discount.


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2019 Neuroethics Essay Contest

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The mission of the International Neuroethics Society is to encourage and inspire research and dialogue on the responsible use of advances in brain science. To accomplish our mission we:

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