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Lectures & Learning Opportunities School & College Events

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. He will discuss issues surrounding immigrant and citizen children experiencing family detention and deportation of parents. This event is in-person and online; the link will be published here when it’s available. Please register in advance. Register to attend in person. Register to attend virtually.

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.