Brain Matters! Cutting Edge Neurotechnologies: Clinical and Ethical Issues May 28-29, 2015
Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Following upon successful ventures in Halifax, Montreal, Cleveland, and Vancouver, the Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics at Arizona State University is very pleased to announce the Call for Papers for Brain Matters! 5 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Brain Matters is a broadly multidisciplinary conference and workshop with a diverse audience of clinicians and scholars and neuroscience, neurology, and neuroethics. The primary goal is to enable rich, productive, and collaborative exchanges to enhance understanding and improve practice. To this end, we will have no concurrent sessions – only topical plenary sessions with ample time for dialogue and networking.

We invite papers on neuroethics in these focal areas:
• Imaging and Imagining Serious Brain Injury
• Expanding the Scope of Deep Brain Simulation
• The Future of Cell Implants in Neurology
• Neuroprosthetics

Abstracts must not exceed 500 words, must be prepared for anonymous review, and must be submitted online to All abstract submissions must be in English. The deadline for submissions is the 30th of January 2015.

For more information, please see:

Note that this meeting is being held immediately following The 3rd Annual Conference on Governance of Emerging Technologies (, and we encourage you to attend both conferences.