Susan Greenfield

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Baroness Greenfield's book You & Me: The Neuroscience of Identity will be published in paperback by

Posted by on 15 February 2017

Identity has never been so much in the spotlight - or rather its vulnerability and fragility in a digital culture that breaches the normal firewall of individuality and privacy. Whilst the neuroscience perspective presented here cannot come up with easy answers, it articulates meaningful questions and offers new insights.

You and Me offers a fascinating look at the relationship between identity and neuroscience in the age of social media. Written in a smart, conversational style, You and Me will appeal to fans of Oliver Sacks, and those who want to learn about the effects of digital technologies and social media on cognitive functions, particularly on children’s growing brains.

Greenfield argues that as the brain adapts exquisitely to environment, the cultural challenges of the 21st century with its screen-based technologies, mean that we are facing unprecedented changes to identity itself.

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A Day in the Life of the Brain is featured on the tube ads promoting Jewish Book Week 2017

Posted by on 1 February 2017

See link below for more information about the Jewish Book Week Festival Event in London with Baroness Greenfield on Thursday 2 March  2017 at 20:30

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All in the Mind: Neuroscience and Belief - 21 January 2017 - Royal Festival Hall London

Posted by on 22 December 2016

Baroness Greenfield will take part in All in the Mind: Neuroscience and Belief  21 January 2017, 14:30-15:30, Level 5 Function Room of the Royal Festival Hall, London

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Imperial College Neuroscience Society's conference 21 January 2017 - Baroness Greenfield will deliver keynote speech

Posted by on 22 December 2016

Baroness Greenfield will deliver keynote speech at the Imperial College Neuroscience Society's conference 21 January 2017.

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Winter Scientific Meeting (WSM) of The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland

Posted by on 22 December 2016

Baroness Greenfield will be speaking at the Winter Scientific Meeting (WSM) of  The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland on 11 January 2017. For more details, please visit  www.wsmlondon.org

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Baroness Greenfield to speak at the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience on 16 January 2017

Posted by on 22 December 2016

Baroness Greenfield will be speaking at the SITraN seminar on 16 January 2017. For more information please visit their website www.sitran.org

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