Because human trafficking is a public health issue
The HEAL Advocacy Committee advances the public health response to trafficking by working to improve public policies and support anti-trafficking efforts at the local, regional, national, and international levels. Our leaders are Abigail English, JD and Vicki Rosenthal, MSW.
HEAL's Advocacy Related Efforts and Accomplishments
Rep. Bennie G. Thompson sponsored a Congressional Panel discussion on human trafficking and mental health July 12, 2018. The panel was moderated by Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH, Executive Director of HEAL Trafficking.
On January 17th, 2014, HEAL Submits a Letter in Support of Proposed Legislation: “We submit this comment on behalf of HEAL Trafficking, an interdisciplinary network of health professionals from across the United States and beyond, working to combat human trafficking