Understanding Criminal Psychology & the Death Penalty Dilemma - Free Online Session

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Wednesday, April 27, 2022


8:30 pm


10:00 pm

Beirut/Lebanon Time

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Event details

Understanding Criminal Psychology & the Death Penalty Dilemma - Free Online Interactive Session by I Have Learned Academy In Collaboration with the German Foundation: KAS - Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Lebanon office

In this session we will host a Psychiatrist & a Lawyer to discuss Criminal Psychology & the death penalty dilemma.

In the first part we will talk about Criminal Psychology to discuss:

- Understanding criminal psychology & personality pathology

- Potential warning signs of future violence

- Interface between forensic psychiatry and the law

In the second part, we will tackle the death penalty:

- What is the Death penalty law in Lebanon 

- Quick history on the death penalty in Lebanon with numbers

- Current situation on the death penalty and the dilemma to apply it

Speakers' Bio

Dr Elias Ghossoub - Adult & Forensic Psychiatry

Elias Ghossoub, MD, MSc, earned his degree of Doctor of Medicine at Saint Joseph University of Beirut in 2011. He then went on to complete his residency in psychiatry at the American University of Beirut in 2017. In 2019, he completed his fellowship training in forensic psychiatry at Saint Louis University, Missouri. Dr. Ghossoub is currently Assistant Professor of Clinical Specialty and Director of the Psychiatry Residency Training Program at the Department of Psychiatry of the American University of Beirut. Dr. Ghossoub published multiple scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented at several regional and international meetings. In 2018, he received the Young Investigator Award at the 49th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law.

Elie Klimos - Attorney at Law &Legal Consultant

Attorney at law , partner at KLIMOS LAW cabinet d’avocats . LLM in corporate law in the Arab countries from PARIS 2 ASSAS University, holder of Masters in Diplomacy and strategic negotiations from PARIS 11 University and a Masters in political Science from Université saint Joseph (USJ) and Masters in Private Law from La Sagesse University in Beirut.

Member of the Beirut Bar Association since 2008 . Ex president of the young lawyers committee in the BBA (2009 - 2011), Actual Member of several committees in the BBA (the international relations committee, the « FRANCOPHONIE » committee , the ANTI CORRUPTION committee and the CIVIL MARRIAGE committee ) Participated in several conferences, lectures and legal interviews. Elie has a demonstrated history of working in the law practice industry. Skilled in Arbitration, Construction Law, Dispute Resolution, Contract Law, and Legal Writing.

Booking information

Tickets are free, but booking is a must!

Places are limited, book here: https://ihjoz.com/events/6392#checkout

This session will be online from the comfort of your home.

This session is part of the Free Online Series Program done by I Have Learned Academy in collaboration with KAS: "Thoughts & Talks for a Better Lebanon"

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