The Center for Ethics and Law in Biomedicine (CELAB) invites you to its first mobilization and mutual learning (MML) exercise under the ‘NERRI: Neuro-enhancement – Responsible research and innovation’ EU 7th Framework research project.
The aim of this event is to bring together individuals suffering from neurological diseases or neurological disabilities and their representatives, social scientists, bioethicist, and the public to discuss the possibilities and the personal and social implications of new, frontier technologies in the treatment of these devastating diseases and disabilities (e.g. Alzheimer`s disease, Parkinson`s disease, epilepsy, sclerosis multiplex, or Down syndrome).
The event will begin with the screening of the film FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement, which will be followed by a round-table discussion about the potential impact of technologies shown in the film and the expectations of patients and disabled persons, and their representatives, towards science and medicine.
The event will be in Hungarian. The film Fixed is in English and subtitled in Hungarian.
Time: April 11, 2014
Venue: CEU Nador 11. building 004 Room
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