Law & Neuroscience Conference 2017


A Question of Fit:

Translating Neuroscience for Law, Clinical Care & Policy

February 16-17, 2017

The UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science & Health Policy is pleased to present this two-day conference on issues in law and neuroscience.  Over the course of two days, experts from UC Hastings, UCSF, and collaborating institutions will examine the opportunities and challenges that lawyers, scientists, clinicians and policymakers will face in translating neuroscience into law, clinical care, and policy.  The first day of the conference will be held at UC Hastings College of the Law and the second day of the conference will be held at UCSF Mission Bay.  The Consortium is pleased to have the support of the Global Brain Health Institute (GBHI) and the UCSF Institute for Health Policy Studies in making this conference possible.

Registration to this conference will be free, but is required for admission.

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Conference Agenda

(Note: all times are subject to change)

Thursday, February 16th – UC Hastings College of the Law – Alumni Reception Center

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2:00 Welcome- Jaime King, JD, PhD, UC Hastings College of the Law

2:15 Keynote- Marcus Raichle, MD, Washington University in St Louis

3:00 The Promises and Perils of Translating Neuroscience to Law, Policy, and
Clinical Practice

4:45 – 6:45 Reception

7:00 – 9:00 Special Panel Held at San Francisco Exploratorium (separate registration required)

Friday, February 17th – UCSF Mission Bay – Genentech Hall

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Date(s) - 02/16/2017 - 02/17/2017
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm


This event is fully booked.