Behind Bars

Keynote Speaker:

Danielle Allen
Director, Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics
James Bryant Conant University Professor
Harvard University


Featured conference speakers:

Mary Baxter
Inaugural Fellow, Right of Return Fellowship Program



Shannon Bell
Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Boston University School of Medicine
 


Kathleen Dennehy
The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Brandeis University
National Council on Crime & Delinquency
Former Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Corrections


Mika'il DeVeaux
Assistant Adjunct Professor 
Silberman School of Social Work
Hunter College (CUNY)


Louie Diaz
Substance Abuse Counselor and Re-entry Specialist
Middlesex County Sherriff's Office
 

Stuart Grassian, Psychiatrist
 

Amanda Hayes
Associate
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP

Mik Kinkhead
Staff Attorney and Prison Justice Project Director, Sylvia Rivera Law Project


Louis Kraus
The Woman's Board Professor of Child Psychiatry; Professor, Department of Psychiatry; Director, Section of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry; and Director, Autism Assessment, Research, Treatment & Services (AARTS) Program at Rush Medical College


Robert Marlin
Director, Coordinated Care Program for Political Violence Survivors and Attending Physician, Cambridge Health Alliance; Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

 


Jenny Phillips 
Producer/Director, Beyond the Wall

Debra Pinals
Director, Program in Psychiatry, Law, and Ethics, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Medical Director, Behavioral Health and Forensic Programs Michigan Department of Health and Human Services



Deborah Alejandra Popowski
Executive Director, Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, NYU School of Law


George Powell 


Andrea Ritchie
Researcher-in-Residence on Race, Gender, Sexuality and Criminalization, Social Justice Institute
Barnard Center for Research on Women


Stefanie Rivera


Joli Sparkman


Kaia Stern
Director, Prison Studies Project, Harvard University
 


Marc Stern, MD, MPH
Assistant Affiliate Professor, Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington
Clinical Professor, School of Public Health, University of Albany


Joel Thompson
Staff Attorney, Prisoners' Legal Services of Massachusetts and Clinical Instructor, Harvard Prison Legal Assistance Project, Harvard Law School