Implicit Social Cognition and the Justice System --Note New Time!
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)
San Jose, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Implicit Social Cognition and the Justice System: The Pros and Cons of Autopilot (Note New Time)
Date: Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Time: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Sobrato Community Conference Center, Cupertino B
1400 Parkmoor Avenue, San Jose
Presenter: Shawn Marsh, Ph.D. National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Social cognition—the way we acquire and act on information about others—has a substantial role in decision-making at all points in the justice system. Shawn C. Marsh, Chief Program Officer of Juvenile Law at the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, will help participants better understand social cognition—particularly implicit bias—within a justice context and provide potential strategies to improve decision-making.