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PNS Fall Ethics Symposium: Neuroethics

October 8, 2013 — Please join us for our Fall Ethics Symposium:

Topic:  
       Neuroethics
Speaker:     Cynthia S. Kubu, PhD, ABPP-CN
                    Neuropsychologist and Professor of Medicine
                    Center for Neurological Restoration, Cleveland Clinic
When:         Friday, November 1, 2013
Time:           9:00AM-12:15PM (3 CEs*)
Location:     Disque Hall, room 109, Drexel Main Campus

The Relevance of C. P. Snow to Neuropsychology (or The Humanities, Neurobiology and Neuroethics)
Learning Objectives:

  • Participant will describe C. P. Snow’s thesis regarding two cultures.
  • Participant will discuss ways in which the humanities can impact clinical neuropsychology practice.
  • Participant will identify current issues in neuroethics.

Ethical Tensions in the Neuropsychological Evaluation of the “Worried Well”
Learning Objectives:

  • Participant will identify professional standards relevant to treatment of the “worried well.”        
  • Participant will reflect on the importance of the ethical standards of beneficence, respect for autonomy and justice in the treatment of the “worried well.”   
  • Participant will describe the importance of the cortical and subcortical components of a neurobehavioral model of stress.

Register on-line:

  • http://www.pns-pa.org/fall-2013-symposium.html
  • On-line registration will close at 5pm on Wednesday, October 30th. Space permitting, on-site registration will also be available.
  • If you would like CE credits, add the PNS Member or Non-Member CE credit fees to your cart before checking out.

*CE Credits will be available
PNS is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PNS maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

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