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A Victim-Centered Approach to Health Care
for Survivors of Human Trafficking

January 25, 2021 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

During National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, The John J. Brunetti Human Trafficking Academy is pleased to present A Victim-Centered Approach to Health Care for Survivors of Human Trafficking.  Victim-centered and trauma-informed approaches are hallmarks of effective services – inclusive of healthcare – to survivors of human trafficking.  Learn from our distinguished panel of doctors championing these issues as they work to combat human trafficking in the medical field through victim identification, comprehensive health care, and beyond.  The John J. Brunetti Human Trafficking Academy of St. Thomas University Law School is proud to partner with University of Miami Health Systems THRIVE Clinic, Rotarian Public Health Fellowship, and Rotary District 6990 on this event.

This webinar is free and open to the public domestically and internationally with registration.

 

Opening Remarks

 

Professor Dr. Roza Pati

Founder & Director, The John J. Brunetti Human Trafficking Academy
Executive Director, LL.M./J.S.D. in Intercultural Human Rights
St. Thomas University School of Law

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Moderator

 

Dr. Heidi Schaeffer, MD

Visiting Scholar Faculty, University of Miami School of Nursing & Health Studies
Miami, Florida

 

 

 

Distinguished Medical Panel


Prof. Juan Mezzich, MD, MA, MSc, PhD

Tenured Professor of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York


Prof. Panagiota Caralis, MD, JD, FACP

Medical Director, THRIVE Clinic
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida


Dr. Stephen Symes, MD, FACP

Primary Care Clinician, THRIVE Clinic
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida


Dr. Lujain Alhajji, MD

Psychiatry, THRIVE Clinic
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Closing Remarks

Dr. Imelda Medina, MD, MPH

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
President, Familias Unidas International, Inc.
Miami, Florida

 

 

CME Information

ACCREDITATION:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine and St. Thomas University Human Trafficking Academy and Familias Unidas International Inc.

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Details

Date:
January 25, 2021
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

St. Thomas University School of Law
16401 NW 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054 United States