Tag Archives: torture

The Marjorie Kovler Center quilts

Mary Lynn Everson Greg Halvorsen Schreck Chicago, Illinois, United States   Established in 1987, Chicago‚Äôs Heartland Alliance Marjorie Kovler Center transforms the lives of individuals recovering from the complex consequences of torture. The Kovler Center provides medical, mental health, and social services; trains and educates locally and globally; and advocates for the end of torture […]

Medical students’ attitudes toward torture

Jonathan Bean David Ng Hakan Demirtas Patrick Guinan This article was first published in TORTURE Journal, Volume 18, Number 2, 2008.   Abstract Torture, whether it be domestic or war related, is a public health issue of current concern. It is the position of the American Medical Association (AMA), The World Medical Association (WMA), the […]