Risk Taking and the Brain | University of Oxford

Risk Taking and the Brain

Speakers
Dr Mark Walton, Dr Kathrin Cohen Kadosh, Professor Hilary Greaves
Event date
Event time
17:00 - 18:30
Venue
St Hilda's College
Jacqueline du Pre Music Building
Cowley Place
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1DY
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

This term’s topic of the popular St Hilda’s ‘Brain and Mind – from concrete to abstract’ series of workshops is “Risk Taking and the Brain”, with particular emphasis on risk taking in adolescence. Dr Mark Walton (University of Oxford), Dr Kathrin Cohen Kadosh (University of Surrey) and Professor Hilary Greaves (University of Oxford) will address this topic from the point of views of neuroscience, psychology and philosophy, respectively. There will be a break with refreshments.