Boston University School of Law

International Law Society Doctors’ Complicity in Torture Event

Summary

International Law Society Doctors’ Complicity in Torture Event

Description

Come join us for a provocative panel previewing the film "Doctors on the Darkside," and discussing doctors' role in the US's torture programs. The panel will feature BU Law alum, Cmdr. Suzanne Lachelier, a lawyer and Commander with the US military, as well as Kristine Huskey, Director of Physicians for Human Rights' anti-torture program and Boston University School of Public Health professor Dr. Michael Grodin. This panel will explore the legal and medical dimensions of the use of torture in light of the global war on terrorism, and discuss current efforts in the legislature to address doctors' complicity.

Starts

5:30pm on Monday, November 19th 2012

Location

Room 1270

Topics

Career Development Office, J.D. Central