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Welcome to the UUSOM Asylum Clinic


The mission of the University of Utah School of Medicine Asylum Clinic is to:

  • Provide forensic documentation of the physical and psychological manifestations of torture and ill-treatment experienced by individuals applying for asylum in the United States
  • Ensure sufficient access to these services in the community by:
  • Training clinicians on how to perform these evaluations
  • Training medical students through a medical student elective and in-clinic observation
  • Building a network of providers in Salt Lake City.

Asylum Clinic Leadership

Annalise Keen, MD (Faculty Director)

Brenden Milliner, MD (Faculty Director)

Azraa Ayesha, MS3

Rachel Hess, MS3

Moroni Lopez, MS3

Bridget Dorsey, MS3

Zane Randell, MS3

Collaborators and Partners