Terms of reference

  1. To identify and consider the ethical, legal and social issues that arise from the use of novel neurotechnologies to intervene in the human brain in both clinical practice and non-medical settings.

  2. To explore ethical issues from the communication and representation of neuroscientific research to intervene in the brain in the media and by researchers.

  3. To draft a report and make recommendations for research, policy, governance and public engagement.