Beyond Disruption 21: Hacking The Human with Brain Technology with Divya Chander

June 12, 2019

In this episode of the Beyond Disruption podcast, we’re at the SingularityU Canada Summit 2019 with Dr. Divya Chander, a physician, neuroscientist, and the Chair of The Neuroscience of Singularity University.

You’ll discover:

  • The job that lets you manipulate consciousness for a living.
  • Brain-to-brain connection and the future of the social network.
  • What are the ethics to consider when we edit genes?
  • With brain editing will humans still be humans?

Connect with Dr. Divya Chander

Dr. Divya Chander (LinkedIn) is a physician, neuroscientist, and futurist who attended at Harvard, UCSD, UCSF, and the Salk Institute. She spent 9 years on the Anesthesiology Faculty at Stanford University, and 7 years as Medicine Faculty at Singularity University (2010). Her goals and passions are to understand the neural mechanisms of consciousness, and preparing the human race for space exploration.


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