EHS faculty member seeks to identify victims of human trafficking
Thursday, August 29, 2019
By Kate Hunger
Emergency Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor and Civilian Training Officer Matt Short is leading a project to create a validated tool to identify victims of human trafficking encountered by emergency responders.
Short, the continuing education instructor for the San Antonio Fire Department, saw the need for such a tool after noticing gaps in several continuing education conferences he attended to renew his paramedic license.
“All three had some element of human tracking but nobody told me what to do about it,” he recalled. view more