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Oct
17
2019

Should we trust technology to provide mental health care? – International Neuroethics Society Public Program

When: Thursday, October 17, 2019
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM  

Where: McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago, IL 60611 map it

Audience: Public

Cost: Free

Contact: Myria Knox   312.503.7962

Group: Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Events

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

Should we trust technology to provide mental health care?

Smartphone apps, social media, the internet and digital technology are transforming mental health care. Is our increasing reliance on technology for mental health care a good thing? Can we and should we trust technology the way we trust human care providers? In this public event we will examine the challenges and opportunities in digital mental health care, and discuss the role of human experts in mental health interventions of the future. We ask: what is lost and what is gained as we turn to digital mental health?

SPEAKERS 

› David C Mohr, Northwestern University
› Ilina Singh, University of Oxford
› Nicole Martinez-Martin, Stanford School of Medicine
› Moderated by Kelly Michelson, Northwestern University 

SCHEDULE 

› 4:30pm – Doors open
› 4:30–5:15pm – Meet and greet reception
› 5:15–6:30pm – Speaker presentations
› 6:30–7:00pm – Discussion and questions
› 7:00pm – Event concludes

REGISTRATION 

Registration is now closed.

 

This event is hosted by the International Neuroethics Society in partnership with Northwestern University.

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