Manuel Guerrero Antequera
Manuel Guerrero Antequera
PhD, Visiting Researcher
Manuel Guerrero Antequera is a sociologist and bioethicist with extensive experience in human rights. He holds a PhD in Sociology and Postgraduate Diplomas in Medical Ethics and Research Ethics. He is a researcher in CRB´s Neuroethics team and Assistant Professor of Bioethics at the Department of Bioethics and Medical Humanities in the Faculty of Medicine and of Ethics at the Centre for Applied Ethics in the Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities at the University of Chile, University of Chile. He is an associated researcher at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, in the Division of Neurogeriatrics at the Karolinska Institutet. He is also H2020 EU FET Flagship Human Brain Project's Ethics Rapporteur programme lead, part of the HBP's Ethics & Society subproject.
His research interests combine philosophy, social sciences and neuroethics, with focus on the ethical and social implications of brain research and neurotechnologies and the promotion of responsible research and innovation. He is currently working building a conceptual model that integrates social praxeology and neuronal epigenesis, as a way of understanding the cultural and social imprints on the brain.
Mobile: +46 704 34 74 21
Neuroethics & Neurophilsophy
Any attempt at understanding how the mind and the brain work comes with a set of philosophical, ethical and social issues.
The Human Brain Project
The Human Brain Project is one of the European Community flagship projects and involves over 100 groups. Kathinka Evers leads the philosophical research.
Neuroscience and identity
Exploring the issues
We use philosophical tools to analyse the notion of human identity, its meaning and value, and its relation to the debate on human nature.
Beyond Research Ethics: Dialogues in Neuro-ICT Research
Part of Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2019.
Professions and Profiles: Epistemic Communities and the Registration of Human Rights Violations
Part of Resistance to Political Violence in Latin America, p. 79-115, 2019.
The Human Brain Project: Responsible Brain Research for the Benefit of Society
Part of Neuron, p. 380-384, 2019.
Cuando la población se hace parte de la producción social de la violencia : el caso de la colaboración mediante denuncias
Part of La dictadura de los sumarios (1974-1985): Universidad de Chile intervenida, p. 171-194, 2016.
Considerations of the new Chilean law about rights and duties of patients
Part of Revista Médica de Chile, 2015.
From activists to experts: keys for the study of becoming militant in the configuration of the human right's field in contemporary Chile
Part of Meridional. Revista Chilena de Estudios Latinoamericanos, p. 133 133-149 149, 2014.
Tras el exceso de la sociedad: Emancipación y disciplinamiento en el Chile actual
Part of De los saberes de la emancipación y de la dominación, p. 261-282, 2008.