Doug Gilmer, PhD

Federal Law Enforcement

Collaborating on Purpose – How Law Enforcement and Victim Service Providers Work Together to Find Purpose and Measure Outcomes of Collaboration

  • Other Session
  • October 20 2021 8:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Doug GIlmer will present research findings from his PhD on the experiences, perceptions, and opinions of participants and leaders of collaborative human trafficking task forces on why collaboration works, conflicts and challenges, how victim service providers and law enforcement really feel about each other, collaborative outcomes, and the future potential of the collaborative, multidisciplinary team approach.

Objectives from Presentation:
1. The audience will receive data from recent research on what makes collaboration work and pitfalls to avoid,
2. The audience will better understand the perceptions/mis-perceptions within the collaborative environment and how these impact relationships,
3. How teams measure success