Dr. Bettina Birmanns – Head of board

Senior neurologist and the Head of PCATI’s Board since 2018. Completed an extensive IRCT training on the “Istanbul Protocol” and its teaching to professionals. Has been conducting medical assessment to victims of torture and violence for nearly a decade, and administering workshops and trainings on the “Istanbul Protocol” to various audiences, including legal and health professionals.

Member of the IFEG (International Forensic Expert Group) and a contributor to the recent “Istanbul Protocol” international review process.