Law and Policy of the Developing Brain: Neuroscience from Womb to Death
2/10/2012, 8:30 am – 7:00 pm
Location: UC Hastings College of the Law, 200 McAllister Street, Alumni Reception Center
2/11/2012, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Stanford Law School, 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Room 190
The Conference on Law and Neuroscience will be a two-day event, beginning on Friday, February 10th, with a full day of panels at UC Hastings followed by a reception. A second full day of panels and talks will take place at Stanford University on Saturday, February 11th.
The theme of the Conference revolves around the law and policy surrounding the developing brain. The Conference will begin Friday morning at UC Hastings with a principal talk from Dr. Robert Sapolsky on the general themes of the two-day conference. The panels and speakers over the two days of the conference will consider law and neuroscience issues as they arise throughout the human lifespan, beginning Friday morning with prenatal and infant brains, and ending Saturday afternoon with the neuroscience of aging and death.
This event is free and open to the public, but please be sure to RSVP here.