Events

Deliberations on the Ethical Use of Antipsychotic Medications in Children

Deliberations on the Ethical Use of Antipsychotic Medications in Children A Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies September 19-20, 2013 Cecil Green Park House, UBC 6251 Cecil Green Park Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1 Prescriptions for second generation antipsychotic drugs (SGAs) to Canadian children and adolescents with mental health disorders have skyrocketed in the past […]

Am I My Brain?

Am I My Brain? 7:00PM-9:00PM October 25, 2013 Royal Bank Cinema, Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC 6265 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z1 The Peter Wall Institute of Advanced Studies is pleased to announce an evening of dialogue about the impact of the growth in neurocentric thinking – the worldview that situates […]

Brain Matters! Vancouver: Brain Science and Social Responsibility

We are thrilled to announce: Brain Matters! Vancouver: Brain Science and Social Responsibility March 12-14, 2014 Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue in Vancouver, BC Brain Matters! Vancouver is an exciting venue for researchers, thinkers and members of the public to come together and explore the implications of brain science and social responsibility. This is […]