PLENARY SPEAKER

 

GEORG NORTHOFF

Institute of Mental Health Research

Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre

University of Ottawa

 

 

MD, PhD, Canada Research Chair in Mind, Brain Imaging and Neuroethics,

University of Ottawa; ELJB-CIHR Michael Smith Chair in Neurosciences and Mental Health Research Unit Director.  Previous Academic positions included Professorships at University of Magdeburg and Harvard University.  Additional Affiliations include: Honourary Professor, Dept. of Philosophy, Zhejiang University; Full Professor, Centre for Cognition and Brain Disorders (CBBD), Normal University Hangzhou;  Zaipei Medical University, Graduate Institute of Humanities, Taipei Medical University; Shuang Ho Hospital, Brain and Consciousness Research Center, National Chengchi University; Adjunct Distinguished Professor of Research Excellence,  National Chengchi University, Research Center for Mind, Brain and Learning, Taipei; National Chengchi University, Department of Psychology, Taipei;  PhD, Philosophy, University of Duesseldorf, PhD Psychiatry, University of Magdeburg, MD, Medicine University of Bochum/Essen. Northoff’s writings include: Neuro-Philosophy and the Healthy Mind: Learning From the Unwell Brain (Norton, 2016); Minding the Brain (Palgrave McMillan, 2014); Unlocking the Brain (Oxford University Press, 2014) ; Neuropsychoanalysis in Practice (Oxford University Press, 2011); Philosophy of the Brain (John Benjamins, 2004)

Website: www.georgnorthoff.com