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Dr. Judy Illes receives the 2022 Italian Society for Neuroethics (SINe) Award!

Congratulations to Dr. Judy Illes for receiving the 2022 Italian Society for Neuroethics (SINe) Award! Today, she presents her work in environmental neuroethics at the 13th International Scientific Conference on Neuroethics and 8th Conference of the Italian Society for Neuroethics, hosted in Milan, Italy. For more information on the conference, please visit the program: http://societadineuroetica.it/

B.C. to require health professionals to disclose vaccination status

Dr. Judy Illes comments on B.C.’s plan to require health professionals to disclose vaccination status to regulating bodies. Click the title to read more. 

Neuroethics Canada releases its 2019-2021 Global Impact Report!

We are pleased to share our three-year retrospective Neuroethics Global Impact Report highlighting people, research, outreach initiatives, and notable achievements from 2019 to 2021. Click the title to read the full report.

Miles Schaffrick named a UBC Wesbrook Scholar and recipient of the HSBC Emerging Leader Scholarship

Congratulations to Miles Schaffrick, who was named a UBC Wesbrook Scholar and received the HSBC Emerging Leader Scholarship! The Premier Undergraduate Scholarships and Wesbrook Scholars are the University’s most prestigious designations, given to senior students with outstanding academic performance, leadership, and involvement in student and community activities.

Jaya Kailley places third among in-person oral presentations at the Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference

Congratulations to Jaya Kailley for her success at the Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) 2022! Her presentation “SIDEKICK: A co-design approach to social robot development with families living with pediatric anxiety” placed third among in-person oral presentations.

Dr. Jill Dosso, Dr. Julie Robillard and Jaya Kailley awarded the Pat Atherton Emerging Scholars Award for Patient Oriented Research: Best Trainee Poster

Congratulations to Dr. Jill Dosso, Dr. Julie Robillard and Jaya Kailley for winning the Pat Atherton Emerging Scholars Award for Patient Oriented Research: Best Trainee Poster at the conference Putting Patients First 2022: Listening, Learning, Collaborating, and Changing.

Position Available: Post-doc in Neuroethics at University of Pennsylvania

The WexlerLab at the Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking a full-time postdoctoral fellow in neuroethics. This 12-month position will begin in fall 2022; there is a possibility for renewal contingent upon funding. The fellow will work on an NIH-funded project […]

Call for Submissions: “Letter to a Future Bioethicist”

The most recent special issue of the The Canadian Journal of Bioethics aims to create an intergenerational dialogue in order to engage the next generation of bioethicists in the social changes of tomorrow. Using an engaging style of writing and a rather informal tone, they invite you to submit a letter to a future bioethicist. […]

Jaya Kailley wins “Top Oral Presentation” at the UBC Neuroscience Undergraduate Research Conference

Congratulations to Jaya Kailley for winning “Top Oral Presentation” at the UBC Neuroscience Undergraduate Research Conference.

Gabriella Guerra wins “Top Poster Presentation” at the UBC Neuroscience Undergraduate Research Conference

Congratulations to Gabriella Guerra for winning “Top Poster Presentation” at the UBC Neuroscience Undergraduate Research Conference.