News and Commentary Archive

Explore recent scientific discoveries and news as well as CLBB events, commentary, and press.

Mission

The speed of technology in neuroscience as it impacts ethical and just decisions in the legal system needs to be understood by lawyers, judges, public policy makers, and the general public. The Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Law, Brain, and Behavior is an academic and professional resource for the education, research, and understanding of neuroscience and the law. Read more

Zen & the Brain Revisited: Living Zen Remindfully

On Friday, June 24, 2016, at McLean Hospital, CLBB will co-sponsor a talk by James H. Austin, MD, Emeritus Professor of Neurology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, and author of the new book, Living Zen Remindfully (MIT Press, 2016).

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“Zen & the Brain Revisited” – Wednesday, October 29

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at McLean Hospital, CLBB co-sponsored a talk by James Austin, MD, Emeritus Professor of Neurology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, and author of the new book, Zen-Brain: Toward a Living Zen (MIT Press, 2014). Continue reading »