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Psychedelic Assisted Therapies

February 29, 2024

Who this is for:

Ethicists and Social Scientists
Science Communicators

With recent legislation making psychedelic use and study more widely available, there are still regulatory hoops to jump through. In this conversation, panelists discuss using psychedelics to treat trauma and the risk of policy setbacks leaving some of the most in-need groups behind. Held on February 21, 2024.


  • Lindsay Cameron, Ph.D., Stanford University
  • Jane C. Hu, Ph.D., Independent Journalist
  • Jennifer Mitchell, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco

Produced in partnership by the Dana Foundation and Boston College of Communication, Dana Discovery Dialogues was hosted by Mariette DiChristina, dean of Boston University College of Communication, and Tyler Jones of SciCommers. This six-month, virtual series unpacked some of the most pressing and occasionally contentious topics in contemporary neuroscience. These discussions were curated to highlight how the latest research influences everything from our personal decisions to the broader challenges society faces.

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