• Video – Annual Sowerby Lecture in Philosophy and Medicine 2017
    Annual Sowerby Lecture 2017

    Mental Health and Justice: Classical and Romantic Perspectives Lecture: Dr. Gareth Owen, King’s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Philosophy and Neuroscience 9 November 2017 New Hunt’s House, Theatre 2, Guy’s Campus With thanks to Philosophy & Medicine  

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  • Event: Evidence and Objectivity

    Evidence and Objectivity: Evidence when n=1 A Mental Health and Justice Seminar with Nancy Cartwright and Sherri Roush  The Wellcome-funded Mental Health and Justice project will hold a research seminar on Monday, 30 October, 5-7pm.  The seminar will address the logic and epistemology of single-case evidence. ABSTRACT:  We have become accustomed to the idea that the evidence base in medicine comes

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  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Neuroethics and Neurotechnology

    UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Job Location San Francisco, CA United States UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences seek a highly motivated and collaborative postdoctoral scholar to join a new interdisciplinary research project on ethical issues in the development of novel neurotechnologies at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), led by Winston Chiong, MD PhD in

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  • Paradigm shifts or mirages?

    The Concluding Observations of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on the compliance of United Kingdom with the CRPD makes a very substantial number of hard-hitting, difficult to read (or refute) observations and recommendations about the ways in which the United Kingdom is letting down the rights of the disabled. Link to

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  • Concluding-Observations-CRPD-Committee-UK

    Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Concluding observations on the initial report of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland* Link to article

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