The training will be led by expert PHR-trained clinicians and attorneys who specialize in immigration law, and will address:> Conducting psychological and physical forensic evaluations> Writing effective medicolegal affidavits> Understanding asylum law
You must complete this one-time training in order to volunteer through BHRAC. Upon completing this training, you will join the Physician for Human Rights national Asylum Network.
About BHRAC/PHR: For those of you unfamiliar with BHRAC’s work, our role is to provide medical/psychological evaluations to individuals seeking asylum and other immigration visas in the United States, due to trauma and persecution they faced in their home countries. Affidavits can document and corroborate the physical and psychological evidence of trauma alleged by asylum seekers, leading to better legal outcomes. On the national level, PHR’s Asylum Network consists of over 500 health professionals conducting this pro bono work throughout the U.S.
More information about our clinic: bhrac.orgMore information about PHR: physiciansforhumanrights.org
To register for the training, all attendees should fill out this form.
Training Details:Location:Alpert Medical School222 Richmond StProvidence, RI 02903Room 160
Time: 9:00am - 2:30pm(Breakfast and lunch will be provided)
We look forward to seeing you on September 28th! If you have any questions, please email us at email@example.com