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SUNY Downstate  Asylum Clinic

Downstate Physicians for Human Rights

 

Our Asylum Clinic

Founded in 2019, we are a student-run asylum clinic that works with licensed health professionals to provide asylum seekers with medical and psychiatric evaluations which may document evidence of physical or mental trauma due to past human rights abuses in court. Click below to learn more about us.

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“It is the obligation of every person born in a safer room to open the door when someone in danger knocks.”

— Dina Nayeri