• Specialties

    Treatment for refugee trauma

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Dr. Lin Piwowarczyk, boarded in Medicine and Psychiatry is an Assistant Professor at the Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine and Director of the Boston Center for Refugee Health & Human Rights. Her clinical, research, and advocacy work has been focused on torture survivors, refugees, and asylum seekers. She is the past president of the U.S. National Consortium of Torture Treatment Programs and a current North American Representative to the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims in Denmark.
  • Administrative Title

    Assistant Professor, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Education

    Academy of Medicine, Wroclaw, 1983
  • Residency

    Carney Hospital, Boston MA (1986); Boston Medical Center, Boston MA (1990) Fellowship in International Psychiatry, Indochinese Psychiatry Clinic, Brighton MA (1995)
  • Board Certifications

    Internal medicine Psychiatry, Medication, Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Special Interests

    Treatment for refugee trauma


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