Shireen Rajaram, Ph.D., an associate professor of health promotion, social and behavioral health in the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will discuss sex trafficking in Nebraska at the next Omaha Science Café at 7 p.m., Sept. 6 at the Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.

Dr. Rajaram, and Sriyani Tidball, assistant professor of practice, College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, co-authored a report, “Nebraska Sex Trafficking Survivors Speak – A Qualitative Research Study” that was commissioned by the Women’s Fund of Omaha. Results from the study were used by the Women’s Fund to develop the booklet “Nothing About Us Without Us.”

Dr. Rajaram will be joined by Rachel Pointer and Sakura Yodogawa Campbell, two survivors of sex trafficking.