Ethics and the Brave New Brain

Advances in neuroscience and AI could revolutionise medicine but they also pose significant ethical and social challenges. If a brain computer interface can allow a blind person to see, or restore speech to those who've lost the ability to communicate, what does this mean for a person's sense of self, personal responsibility or privacy? 

Authors: Presenter - Lynne Malcolm. Guests - Prof Jeffrey Rosenfeld, Assoc Prof Adrian Carter, Dr Hannah Maslen

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