4/14: Prof. Jacobson López Shares Research on Experience of Gay Black and Latino Sexual Assault Survivors

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Prof. Daniel Jacobson Lópezwill share the impact of racism and homophobia on Black and Latino sexual assault survivors in a virtual Scholars Series event hosted by the BU LGBTQIA+ Center for Faculty & Staff. A  faculty affiliate with the Center for Innovation in Social Work & Health (CISWH) and assistant professor at BU School of Social Work (BUSSW), Dr. Jacobson López will address the mistreatment of gay Black and Latino male sexual assault survivors when bringing accounts of their assaults to authorities and medical care providers. In his talk, he will share evidence-based, trauma-informed, and culturally responsive practice and policy recommendations to improve the reporting process for gay Black and Latino sexual assault survivors. 

The event is co-sponsored by CISWH, BUSSW and the BU Center for Innovation & Social Science.

Date & Location:

Friday, April 14, 2023

12:00PM – 1:30PM ET