This IS Your Brain on Drugs; Neuroimaging Psychedelics

Mar 9, 2024

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

A panel of neuroscientists discuss what the most recent studies have shown about what drugs like psilocybin and MDMA do in the brain, showing slides of imagery and debating whether such studies only show the mechanism of drugs in the brain or whether they teach us anything about consciousness.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Manoj Doss

The University Of Texas At Austin Dell Medical School Center For Psychedelic Research And Therapy

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Shayla Love

The Guardian, Psyche

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Maxemiliano Vargas

UC Davis Institute For Psychedelics And Neurotherapeutics

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