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Greetings Colleagues,

We are excited to kick off 2020 on a high note. We recently hired our next Executive Director (she's amazing), we are currently strategizing for greater impact, and we are planning our upcoming forum on human trafficking & tackling child exploitation. 2020 is going to be a great year at Doctors for Change and we appreciate you for being a part of the journey.

Wishing you a wonderful 2020!

Doctors for Change
www.doctorsforchange.org
info@doctorsforchage.org

Thank you for your ongoing support of Doctors for Change. Your involvement is what helps us create an impact in our city and state. We value every one of you for your time and energy this year. Cheers to you!
Areana Quiñones has over 20 years of experience in the non-profit health sector. She holds a MPH from GWU and is thrilled to be with DFC to work towards achieving its mission. Welcome, Areana!

Upcoming Forum on Monday, Jan 13, 2020

Register Here
About: Human trafficking is a serious issue in Texas, especially in the greater Houston area. For too many victims of exploitation, their trauma begins in childhood. A Polaris study found that the peak age of entrance into sex and labor trafficking is between 12-17 years of age. The majority of domestic victims are those who have left a violent or abusive home in the hopes that anything on the streets is safer than what they encounter daily at home. Runaway adolescents are at higher risk of being lured into trafficking, particularly sex trafficking.  Click "register" to read more about the event. 
DFC is made up of all kinds of professionals, both medical and non-medical. If you are interested in being a part of an effort to dismantle the unacceptable realities in health care for our communities we encourage you to become a DFC member today!
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