2021 INS Annual Meeting
Online Conference
November 4-5

Exploring Social Justice and Neuroethics

Thursday, November 4, 2021
10:30am EDT / 14:30 UTC

Leaders in neuroethics and social justice disciplines will guide a discussion among the session attendees to explore these questions and arrive at a better understanding of the path forward for social justice and neuroethics.


  • Nora Jones, Temple University
  • Francis X. Shen, University of Minnesota / Harvard Medical School



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Nora Jones

Temple University

Nora Jones, PhD is an anthropologist and bioethicist currently serving as the Associate Director of the Center for Urban Bioethics at Temple University, where she founded and directs the MA Urban Bioethics program.

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Francis X. Shen

University of Minnesota;
Harvard Medical School

Francis X. Shen, JD, PhD is a Professor of Law, McKnight Presidential Fellow, and faculty member in the Graduate Program in Neuroscience at the University of Minnesota, and an Instructor in Psychology and Affiliated Faculty Member at the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School. He serves as the Executive Director of Education and Outreach for the MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Law and Neuroscience.