Ph.D. Candidate, University of Toronto
Ph. D. Research Trainee, Women's College Research Institute
Rhonelle Bruder is a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Toronto's Dalla Lana School of Public Health and holds the Human Anti-Trafficking Response Team (HART)Research Trainee position at Women's College Research Institue, where she is a member of the Addressing Sex Trafficking Through Education and Research (ASTER) team. Her primary research agenda is focused on understanding the needs and experiences of women who have been sex trafficked. Rhonelle has taught a variety of human trafficking-related lectures at Harvard University, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Northeastern University, and The University of Toronto and serves as an Expert Consultant for multiple agencies and organizations, including The Hospital for Sick Kids, The National Academies of Science, Medicine, and Engineering, and more.