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The Oxford Centre for Neuroethics
Suite 8, Littlegate House
16/17 St Ebbe's Street
Oxford
OX1 1PT
Tel: +44 (0)1865 (2)86888
Fax: +44 (0)1865 (2)86886

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miriam.wood@philosophy.ox.ac.uk

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The Oxford Centre for Neuroethics is based in Suite 8, Littlegate House, St Ebbe's Street in the centre of Oxford.

Please come to the main entrance and ring the buzzer marked '9', take the stairs to the 2nd floor and turn right. Wheelchair access is via a lift at the back of the building. Please ring the buzzer marked '9' on the gates to the right of the main entrance.

About

Neuroscience studies the brain and mind, and thereby some of the most profound aspects of human existence. In the last decade, advances in imaging and manipulating the brain have raised ethical challenges, particularly about the moral limits of the use of such technology, leading to the new discipline of neuroethics. The Oxford Centre for Neuroethics, led by experts from ethics, philosophy of mind, neuroscience, neurology, psychiatry and legal theory, will be the first international centre in the UK dedicated to neuroethical research.

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Research

Neuroethics is arguably the most rapidly advancing and exciting field of research in biomedical ethics today because it addresses head-on the two most important subjects relevant to who we are and how we live: the brain and mind.

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Related Projects

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Science and Religious Conflict (AHRC)

 

Neuroethics (Dana Foundation)