[Community] SUSTAIN - Stand Up to Sex Trafficking: Awareness, Implementation, Networking
When: May 26, 2018 - 7:30 am to 12:00 pm
Where: Baylor College of Medicine, Room M112, Houston, TX
The AMWA-PATH curriculum includes what is considered essential information for health care professionals to know about sex trafficking. The American Medical Women's Association's Physicians Against the Trafficking of Humans (AMWA-PATH) has created a two-part curriculum on human sex trafficking.
The curriculum covers:
What Is Sex Trafficking?
Where Is Sex Trafficking?
How Are Humans Trafficked?
Why Should We Care?
Sex Trafficking & Health Care
What Can We Do?
Barriers to Care: What Are They?
The Physician’s Dilemma: Now What?
The PATH to recovery
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Describe scope and prevalence of the problem of sex trafficking in the United States
Recognize the warning signs that raise suspicion for possible sex trafficking victimization
Incorporate screening of suspected victims of trafficking into routine practice
Clinically evaluate and treat any patient suspected of being sex trafficked
More info & registration: https://iu.cloud-cme.com/aph.aspx?P=5&EID=41250#
[AHT] Leadership Transition
When: June 6, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
[AHT] Committee Meeting
When: June 7, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
[Event] Cultivating Health Equity - 6th Annual Luncheon
When: June 15, 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Doctors for Change (DFC) is excited this year to celebrate "Cultivating Health Equity " at our 6th Annual Luncheon on Friday, June 15, at 11:30 am at the Junior League of Houston. Over the past few years, DFC has seen significant growth, great achievements, and incredible partnerships, and we invite you to join us in continuing this work!
At this year’s luncheon, we will be presenting Brian Greene, President and CEO of the Houston Food Bank, with this year’s DFC Healthcare Advocacy Award for his tremendous efforts advocating for the health and nutrition of Houstonians, addressing food insecurity issues in our community, and bringing the city’s leaders together in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Tickets and more info: http://bit.ly/dfc-luncheon-18
[Event] – General DFC Events
[Meeting] – General DFC Meetings
[HEAL] – Healthy Eating & Active Living Committee Events
[A2C] – Access to Care Committee Events
[AHT] – Anti-Human Trafficking Committee Events
[IRH] – Immigrant and Refugee Health Committee Events
[MH] – Mental Health Committee Events
[BCM] – Baylor College of Medicine Student Group Events
[UTH] – UT HSC @ Houston Student Group Events
[UTMB] – UT Medical Branch @ Galveston Student Group Events