, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp 101–117 | Cite as

The Impact of Neuroscience on Health Law

  • Stacey A. Tovino
Original Paper


Advances in neuroscience have implications for criminal law as well as civil and regulatory law, including health, disability, and benefit law. The role of the behavioral and brain sciences in health insurance claims, the mental health parity debate, and disability proceedings is examined.


Health insurance Disability Mental health parity Neuroscience Neuroimaging Neuroethics Neurolaw Public Media 

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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Drake University Law SchoolDes MoinesUSA

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