The asylum-seeker's lawyer contacts our partner, Physicians for Human Rights, for a medical legal evaluation.
Physicians for Human Rights refers cases to our Asylum Clinic. We are given our client's priority health needs and social circumstances.
We conduct our evaluations at different sites around the DC area. Many of the take place at the clinician’s office or Georgetown School of Medicine
The Georgetown University Medical Center
4. Affidavit drafting and submission
Our student volunteers work with our physician volunteers to draft and finalize our client's affidavits. The affidavit is then submitted to Physicians for Human Rights and our client's attorney.