Join us in January during Human Trafficking Awareness Month to discover the widespread health related consequences of trafficking and the warning signs for medical professionals.

Speaker: Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH

Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, is a board-certified emergency physician at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and assistant professor of emergency medicine at Harvard Medical School. A graduate of the Harvard School of Public Health, Dr. Macias-Konstantopoulos is a pioneer in promoting and advancing the health sector’s role in combating human trafficking.

She is director of the MGH Human Trafficking Initiative and founding medical and executive director of the Mass General Freedom Clinic.

A leading expert in hospital-based anti-trafficking efforts through research, education, public policy, and clinical care, Dr. Macias-Konstantopoulos’ expertise and consultation are sought by many hospital systems across the country.

When:
January 18, 2018 – Training for Health Care Professionals
Registration: 5:00 pm
Program Presentation: 6:00 pm
Program Concludes: 9:00 pm

January 19, 2018 – Grand Rounds
Hear actual case studies for the Mass General Freedom Clinic
Registration: 7:00 am
Program Presentation: 7:30 am
Program Concludes: 11:00 am

Where:
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
Denton A. Cooley Auditorium
6720 Bertner Avenue
Houston, TX 77030

FREE event, open to the public
Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served
Parking validation available

Human Trafficking Awareness Events
January 1 – 31 – ArtWorks for Freedom Exhibit at A 2nd Cup

 

January 11 – Movie screening in collaboration with Co-Cathedral & Catholic Charities

 

January 18 – Training with Dr. Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH

 

January 19 – Grand Rounds with Dr. Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH

 

January 25 – Book Club with Benjamin Skinner

 

For additional information, contact
Kimberly Williams

 

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