February 23, 2017

Burnaby: President's Dream Colloquium on Understanding Medical Marijuana

Marijuana and the Brain - From Addiction to Neuroscience 

Speaker: Dr. Francesca Filbey

Dr. Francesca Filbey received a PhD in Experimental Neuropsychology from the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London and postdoctoral fellowship in Human Neuroimaging at the National Institute of Mental Health, NIH. Dr. Filbey is currently an Associate Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience and Director of Cognitive Neuroscience Research of Addictive Disorders at the Center of Brain Health, School of Behavioural and Brain Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas, and Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Department of Psychiatry. 

About the President's Dream Colloquium

In 2011, President Andrew Petter announced the President's Dream Colloquium, an initiative to bring leading thinkers to SFU and provide an annual forum for intensive interdisciplinary exchange amongst faculty and students in the form of a graduate course. To learn more about the President's Dream Colloquium, please visit their website.

More Information 

For more information about the President's Dream Colloquium on Returning to the Teachings, please visit their website.

Leslie & Gordon Diamond Family Auditorium 
Convocation Mall
Burnaby Campus

Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Date: Thursday, February 23

Cost: Free - Registration is REQUIRED

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