2019 Fall Ethics Conference:
Human Trafficking in Our Community
Friday, November 1, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
American Family Insurance Center, Building A
6000 American Parkway
Madison, WI 53783
- Describe the scope of human trafficking and identify the cultural and societal components that perpetuate this practice
- Describe state and Madison-area efforts to serve and support trafficking victims
- Identify how health care clinicians can recognize, approach, and assist patients who may be trafficked and create a safe space for them to receive care
- Identify the ethical considerations of working with trafficked individuals and the barriers to their autonomy
This program is designed for: providers; nurses; social workers; spiritual care staff; school nurses, and the Dane County Community
7:30-8:00 Breakfast and Registration (Continental Breakfast)
8:00-8:15 Introduction to Human Trafficking and Ethics
8:15-8:35 Video of Interviews with Former Victims
8:35-10:15 Ben Poller, WI DOJ Special Agent in Charge, Human Trafficking Bureau
Roger Baker, Detective, City of Madison Police
10:30-11:30 Jan Miyasaki, JD, Director of Project Respect, ARC Community Services
11:30-12:15 LUNCH (Boxed Lunch Provided)
12:15-12:30 Introduction to how a clinician can respond
12:30-1:30 Amanda Palm, PA-C, LCSW, UW Madison, Department of Pediatrics
1:30-2:00 Susan Alan-Lee, RN, BSN, Coordinator, UPH-Meriter Forensic Nurse Examiner Program
2:15-3:15 Algernon Felice, PhD, Director, Cultural Bridges Treatment and Consulting, LLC
3:15-4:00 Panel Discussion
Statement of Accreditation
UnityPoint Health-Meriter is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
UnityPoint Health-Meriter designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Certificate of Attendance for Social Workers
A Certificate of Attendance will be provided for Wisconsin social workers. Participants must submit an evaluation form. 6.5 Continuing Education Hours are offered only for participation in the full course.
Note: All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance that is valid for CEUs in other disciplines (e.g., nursing).