Awards Event to Recognize Heroes of Green and Open Neuroscience

The Physicians Committee
DONATE
 
NEWS RELEASE November 9, 2016
Awards Event to Recognize Heroes of Green and Open Neuroscience
The Physicians Committee and the Green Neuroscience Lab to Host Event at San Diego’s Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel

SAN DIEGO—On Monday, November 14, at 6:30 p.m., the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and the founders of the Green Neuroscience Laboratory will recognize individuals and organizations that help forward the principles and culture of green and open neuroscience.

Green and open neuroscience aims to help improve our understanding of the brain, as well as health, through research and perspectives that strengthen ethics, the environment, education, arts, and protection of neurodiversity.

Award recipients will present short talks about their work and vision for an ethical science future that forwards health and saves lives.

WHAT: Green and Open Neuroscience Hero Awards
WHEN: Monday, Nov. 14, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Rm. Cortez Hill A-C
1 Market Place, San Diego, CA 92101
WHO:
Hosts: The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and the founders of the Green Neuroscience Laboratory
Speakers include:
Ann Lam, Ph.D., senior medical research specialist, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Stacy Lopresti-Goodman, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology and Honors Program Director, Marymount University
Jacopo Annese, Ph.D., Founder and President, the Institute for Brain and Society 
HOW: Please RSVP at: https://greennopensfn.eventbrite.com. The event is free and is open to anyone (registration for the Society for Neuroscience conference is not necessary). Children are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Founded in 1985, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is a nonprofit health organization that promotes preventive medicine, conducts clinical research, and encourages higher standards for ethics and effectiveness in research and medical training.

Media Contact:
Jeanne Stuart McVey
JMcVey@PCRM.org
202-527-7316 office
News Release Archive:
2017 (60)
2016 (58)
2015 (40)