Psychiatric Evaluation for Asylum Seekers
February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST
The SCPS Disaster Relief Committee invites you to:
Psychiatric Evaluation for Asylum Seekers: An Opportunity to Serve and Teach with Student-Run Human Rights Clinics in Southern California
ONLINE: Tuesday, February 15th, 7:00 P.M.
Nina Rabin J.D.- Director of Immigrant Family Legal Clinic at UCLA School of Law
Kristen Zaleski Ph.D, LCSW – USC-Keck Human Rights Clinic
Tinh Luong M.D., Ph.D. – Olive View-UCLA Human Rights Clinic
Medical Student Directors from Medical Students for Immigrant Justice at UC Riverside, USC-Keck Human Rights Clinic, and Los Angeles Human Rights Initiative at UCLA
Moderated by Weei LoAllen, M.D.
In this event, we will discuss the legal and logistic considerations to conduct psychiatric evaluation for asylum seekers. We will also hear from clinicians and medical students that volunteer with student-run clinics to conduct these evaluations. SCPS members: If you are interested in learning more about the evaluation process, or would like to learn more about how you can volunteer, please join us with this upcoming virtual event!