Join Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Washington, DC for a special evening with aid workers recently returned from working in MSF projects that served refugees along the European migration route.
This is a free event, open to the public. Food and drinks are available for purchase.
Please note that seating is first come, first served.
6:00 PM - Room opens for seating
6:30 PM - Talk begins
A Q&A will follow the discussion.
Nabil Al-Tikriti, vice-president, MSF-USA board of directors. Nabil has worked with MSF since 1993 as a field administrator, logistician, context analyst, and deputy head of mission in Somalia, Albania, Iran, Turkey, Jordan, and Syria. An active member of the MSF-USA Association since its creation, he was first elected to the US board of directors in 2011. He has also served as a consultant and election monitor at a number of field locations in Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Chris Psarra is a Greek MSF aid worker and former head of mission who worked with migrants and refugees off the coast of Lesbos, Greece. Kris was a tour guide during MSF's recent traveling exhibition, Forced From Home, about the challenges facing the more than 65 million people forcibly displaced from their homes around the world. She is currently a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow at the University of Maryland.
Sherry DuBois is an MSF field coordinator, head of mission, and nurse. She recently returned from Athens, Greece, where she helped manage an MSF project that provides physical and psychological care for refugees and migrants who are survivors of torture.