Past Event

Ilina Singh - Empowering Young People as Decision-Makers in Predictive Mental Health

October 19, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Event Description: 

From digital phenotyping to genetic tests for diverse psychiatric and neurological conditions, young people are increasingly engaged in decision-making about the value of predictive mental and cognitive health information. In this talk, Ilina Singh introduces novel tools designed to build capacity and agency in young people to empower them as decision-makers. Data collected using these tools sheds new light on young people’s values and preferences in relation to prediction in mental health and wellbeing.

Event Speaker: 

Ilina Singh, Professor of Neuroscience and Society at the University of Oxford

Event Information: 

Free and open to the public; registration is required. Please email [email protected] with your name and affiliation to receive event link. 

This event is a part of the Seminar on Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Genetics as hosted by the Center for Research on Ethical/Legal/Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic and Behavioral Genetics at the Columbia University Medical Center.