Health Behind Bars

Panel Discussion | October 23 | 5-7 p.m. | 100 Boalt Hall, School of Law

 Human Rights Center

A provocative discussion with experts in health and law on
challenges and successes related to healthcare in prisons. Panelists will discuss supermax prisons, solitary confinement, mental health, end-of-life care, and the role of prison doctors.

Featuring:
Moderator:
Rohini Haar, MD, MPH, Lecturer, School of Public Health
Panelists:
Michele DiTomas, MD, MS, Chief Physician, California
Correctional Medical Facility
Homer Venters, MD, former Chief Medical Officer of the NYC
Correctional Health Services
Keramet Reiter, JD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department
of Crimology, Law, an Society, of School of Law, UC Irvine

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 hrc@berkeley.edu, 510-642-0965