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September 9-10, 2004
Meeting Agenda

Hyatt Regency Crystal City at
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 418-1234



9:00 a.m. Session 1: Neuroscience, Brain, and Behavior VI: Neuroscience and the Law

Stephen J. Morse, J.D., Ph.D, Ferdinand Wakeman Hubbell Professor of Law & Professor of Psychology and Law in Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Law School

10:30 am Break

10:45 am     Session 2:  Neuroscience, Brain, and Behavior VII: Understanding Aggressive Behavior Through Neuroscience

Emil Coccaro, M.D, Director, Clinical Neuroscience and Psychopharmacology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago

12:15 pm Lunch

2:00 pm

Session 3: Aging and Society: A Coming Crisis in Long-Term Care?

Council Discussion

3:30 pm Break

3:45 pm

Session 4: Aging and Care-Giving: Reflections on the Burden of Care

Council Discussion


5:15 pm Adjournment

FRIDAY, September 10

8:30 am

Session 5: Aging and Care-Giving: The Ethics of Therapeutic Interventions in Patients with Advanced Dementia

Council Discussion


10:00 am Break
10:15 am

Session 6: Aging and Society: Perspectives on Policy

Robert A. Burt, J.D., Alexander M. Bickel Professor of Law, Yale University

11:45 am Session 7: Public Comments
12:30 pm Adjournment

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