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A Global Perspective on Healing After Trauma: Where Health and Human Rights Meet

Thursday, November 15, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm PST
Commonwealth Club
110 The Embarcadero | Taube Family Auditorium | San Francisco, 94105
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There are a greater number of forcibly displaced people in the world today than at any time since the end of World War II, and the Bay Area has welcomed many of these individuals. Hear from clinicians working directly with Bay Area refugees and asylum seekers about how they are restoring health and awakening hope in response to human rights abuses. 


5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Reception with Speakers 

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm: Program  


  • Nick Nelson, MBBS, Medical Director, Highland Hospital Human Rights Clinic; Advisory Board Member, Partnerships for Trauma Recovery
  • Sita Patel, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, Palo Alto University; Board Member, Partnerships for Trauma Recovery
  • Annika Sridharan, MSW, Psy.D, Founder, Clinical and Training Director at Partnerships for Trauma Recovery

About the Funder Network on Trauma & Resilience

NCG's Funder Network on Trauma & Resilience aims to foster a vibrant, engaging funder learning community that meaningfully increases the impact of individual and collective efforts to address adversity and build resilience in the Bay Area.