Open Community Forum: Hidden in Plain Sight - Human Trafficking

You are cordially invited to attend an open community forum, Hidden in Plain Sight: Human Trafficking in our Midst. Please feel free to invite staff/colleagues. Please contact Beth Gagnon @ 508-973-7080 to register as seating is limited.

Program Speaker:

Peter DiMarzio M.Ed
Victim Assistance Coordinator with U.S. Homeland Security Investigations for ICE(Immigration and Customs Enforcement) in New England
Program Objectives:

1. Discuss the global and local phenomenon and prevalence of Human Trafficking

2. Recognize potential indicators of human trafficking in the Emergency Department setting

3. Describe interventions when it is suspected or known that a patient is a victim of human trafficking.

4. Name a local resource that can be provided to a patient and/or be used to report a potential human trafficking situation.

2.5 Contact Hours will be awarded nursing
2.5 CME
Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted. Please contact us at creamerv@southcoast.org for the status of social work CE accreditation

Location

McBratney Amphitheater at St. Luke’s Hospital
101 Page St.
New Bedford , MA
United States
41° 37' 35.166" N, 70° 56' 17.6424" W
Massachusetts US
Date: 
Thu, 06/30/2016 - 12:00 to 14:30