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Debra Mathews is the new INS President / Release (pdf) – October 26, 2023

Top student essays from the Neuroethics Essay Contest / Release (pdf) – October 12, 2023

Updated Code of Conduct – February 16, 2022

Joseph J. Fins is the new INS President / Release (pdf) – November 12, 2021

ABC and INS Join the BIA – June 7, 2021

In Memoriam

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Edward F. Rover

We are saddened to share that Edward F. Rover, Esq., chairman and president of the Dana Foundation from 2009-2019, and a member of the INS Board of Directors from 2012-2019, died on July 18. During his tenure as Dana's chairman and president, Rover strengthened the Dana Foundation's focus on neuroscience and society, particularly emphasizing informing the public on developments in neuroscience and engaging lawmakers in conversations about neuroscience and the law. He also aided in the formation of International Neuroethics Society. Learn more about Ed Rover's work and legacy in the tribute recently published by the Dana Foundation.

In Memoriam: Edward F. Rover – Dana Foundation, August 14, 2023

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Elaine Snell

We are saddened to share news of the passing of Elaine Snell, long-time contributor to neuroscience in the UK and Europe and former staff member of the INS. Past president Judy Illes prepared a statement on behalf of the INS. (Pictured: Elaine speaking at the 2017 INS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, USA.)

In memory of Elaine Snell (pdf) – Judy Illes, September 29, 2021