A professional photo of Professor Luis H. Zayas wearing a suit and tie in front of a bookshelf
Lectures & Learning Opportunities

Two Plights of Children: Detention and Parent Deportation

Professor Luis H. Zayas will give the 2022 Friedlander Lecture, a biennial lecture focused on topics related to international social welfare. Professor Zayas will discuss issues surrounding immigrant and citizen children experiencing family detention and deportation of parents.

Hosted by Berkeley Social Welfare


Photo of Luis H. Zayas in front of bookshelves wearing a suit and tie
Luis H. Zayas
Robert Lee Sutherland Chair in Mental Health and Social Policy, University of Texas at Austin

Professor Luis H. Zayas is the Robert Lee Sutherland Chair in Mental Health and Social Policy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is also a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Dell Medical School. His recent work focuses on the deportation of undocumented immigrant parents and the detention of asylum seeking families from Central America.