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Human Trafficking Awareness Event: Grand Rounds

When:
January 19, 2018 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
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Where:
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center: Denton A. Cooley Audituorium
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kimberly Williams
832.355.3258

 

*Please register using the event registration form here: Register

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.

 

 

Grand Rounds

Hear actual case studies for the Mass General Freedom Clinic

Time: 7AM – 11AM

Description: CHI St. Luke’s Health is hosting grand rounds for health care professionals. It will feature presentations from Doctors For Change, United Against Human Trafficking, along with case studies from Mass General Freedom Clinic presented by Wendy Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH. Dr. Macias-Konstantopoulous is a director at the MGH Human Trafficking Initiative and founding medical/executive director of the Mass General Freedom Clinic.

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


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.

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