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Dr. Vincent Iacopino

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Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Local Address: United States
University of Minnesota Medical School
 
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • MD
  • PhD
  • PhD.
  • medical degree
    Georgetown University Medical School
  • PHR DC
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DarfuriWomen.org » Our Team
darfuriwomen.phrblog.org, 19 April 2014 [cached]
Vincent Iacopino, MD, PhD Dr. Vincent Iacopino is Senior Medical Advisor to Physicians for Human Rights and Adjunct Professor of Medicine with the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr. Iacopino has participated in health and human rights research, investigations and advocacy for more than sixteen years. He has represented PHR and/or supervised medical fact-finding investigations to Thailand, Punjab, Kashmir, Turkey, South Africa, Afghanistan, Albania, Macedonia, Kosovo, Chechyna, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Mexico, Botswana, Swaziland, Iraq, Sudan and the United States, and documented the health consequences of a wide range of human rights violations
Vince Iacopino
www.phrusa.org, 24 Oct 2006 [cached]
Vincent Iacopino
Dr. Iacopino serves as Director of Research for Physicians for Human Rights (PHR).He is a specialist in internal medicine and former Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at Stanford University.He has enjoyed a long history of working in the field of health and human rights.Dr. Iacopino has represented PHR and/or supervised medical fact-finding investigations to Thailand, Punjab, Kashmir, Turkey, South Africa, Afghanistan, Albania and Macedonia, Kosovo, Chechyna and Sierra Leone and documented the health consequences of a wide range of human rights violations.He was the principal organizer of an international effort to develop UN guidelines on effective documentation of torture and ill treatment (the Istanbul Protocol) and has served as a consultant to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.He is the former Medical Director of Survivors International of Northern California, a non-profit organization providing medical and psychological assistance to survivors of torture from around the world.Dr. Iacopino has been one of the pioneers in conceptualizing the relationship between health and human rights, and has written extensively on health and human rights subjects.He also teaches Health and Human Rights at the University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health.
Physicians for Human Rights - Staff
physiciansforhumanrights.org, 15 June 2014 [cached]
Vincent Iacopino, MD
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Vincent Iacopino, MD, PhD Senior Medical Advisor
During his 18 years with PHR, Dr. Vincent Iacopino has conducted medical fact-finding investigations and documented a wide range of human rights violations all over the world, including in Afghanistan, Botswana, Burma, Chad, Chechyna, Iraq, Kosovo, Mexico, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Thailand, Turkey, the United States, and Zimbabwe. Learn More >
WNY Media Network: Buffalo News and Information in Western New York
wnymedia.net, 1 Nov 2003 [cached]
Dr. Vincent Iacopino, director of research for Physicians for Human Rights, called the hyper-extension of the arms behind the back "clear and simple torture."The European Court of Human Rights found Turkey guilty of torture in 1996 in a case of Palestinian hanging - a technique Iacopino said is used worldwide but named for its alleged use by Israel in the Palestinian territories.
PHR Staff
physiciansforhumanrights.org, 23 Feb 2011 [cached]
Vincent Iacopino, MD, PhD
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Vince Iacopino, MD, PhD
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Vincent Iacopino, MD, PhD, is Senior Medical Advisor to Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), and holds the title of Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He has been involved in health and human rights investigations and research for over seventeen years. Dr. Iacopino has led medical investigations for PHR in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and North and South America, that have documented health and human rights violations and have made concrete recommendations for law and policy changes.
From 1991 through 1997, Dr. Iacopino served as the Medical Director for Survivors International (San Francisco, California) providing medical and psychological assistance to survivors of torture. He served as International Coordinator for a group of experts who designed and drafted the United Nations Manual on the Effective Documentation of Torture, also known as the "Istanbul Protocol". He also has been a consultant to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, developing new ideas in the relationship between health and human rights.
In 2004, Dr. Iacopino received the Eclipse Award from the Center for Victims of Torture for extraordinary service providing care to the survivors of torture. He also has been a recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota.
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