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

Katherine M. Clark is an American politician serving Massachusetts’s 5th congressional district in the United States Congress. She is a resident of Melrose, Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. She was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 2008 to 2011, and a member of the Massachusetts Senate from 2011 to 2013. Prior to serving in the Massachusetts legislature, she was an attorney and a member of the Melrose School Committee. Clark won the 2013 special election for the U.S. House of Representatives to succeed Ed Markey in Massachusetts’s 5th district.