Workshop on human trafficking with leading expert 21 and 23 August

Countertrafficking, Hanni Stoklosa, Ihmiskauppa

On August 23 the Embassy of the United States of America and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) are organizing a workshop with leading US expert Ms. Hanni Stoklosa.

The workshop has the title: Healthcare and Human Trafficking: A Doctor‘s Perspective. Ms. Stoklosa will be facilitating and focusing on the impact of exploitation on health and mental wellbeing of victims of trafficking as well as on special consideration in providing trauma-informed care for victims of trafficking. In addition, case examples will be examined and discussed.

She is a Co-Founder of HEAL Trafficking and an emergency physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital with appointments at Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.

The workshop in English will be held on 23 August 2018 at 10.00-15.00 at THL (the National Institute for Health and Welfare) at Mannerheimintie 166, Helsinki. There is also a chance for online participation!

Please see invitation below for details on registration.

Ms. Stoklosa will also be facilitating another workshop with the same themes in Lappeenranta on 21 August at the Joutseno reception centre.